An Anglo-Indian George IV Caned Padouk Bergere

CIRCA 1840

Height: 42" Width: 26.5" Depth: 28" Seat H: 16"

Inventory Number 8213-48





Probably Bombay. The frame carved in low relief with bold scrollwork and flowerheads with conforming design on the reverse; the padded armrests terminating in anthemion-carved supports and enclosing caned sides and seat; the beaded seat rail above turned legs ending in brass caps and castors.



Additional Information

The carved decoration of this chair is derived from the designs of George Smith's Cabinet-Maker's and Upholsterer's Guide, 1826.