This charming, antique English chair is also known as a fancy chair and is handcrafted with cupids bow back slats, over a rush seat raised on straight legs joined by a double box stretcher. With straight armrests supported on Hepplewhite down curved front arm posts. The paint, a later addition, is a subdued yellow color with brown stencil decoration.
PROVENANCE Belcaro Mansion (Denver, CO, built 1931).
DATE 18th century
DIMENSIONS Width 22 Depth 16 Height 34 in.