This set of 8 carved oak dining chairs consists of 6 side chairs and 2 armchairs. These are not your typical oak chairs. They are of exceptional quality and condition. The side chairs measure 41.75” tall, 21” wide and 21” deep. The armchairs measure 42.5” tall, 24.5” wide and 23” deep. The tops of the backs are deeply and intricately carved with what appears to be stylized leaves and vines. Below the shapely upholstered center panel on the back are additional carvings. Notice the acanthus leaf carvings on the arm rests as well. The solid oak chairs are extremely sturdy. Notice the stretcher system betwee3n the serpentine shaped legs. The chairs rest on their original casters with brass ferrules. The finish is in excellent condition having a warm color and patina. The upholstery is a tone on tone off white/beige floral pattern. The upholstery is in excellent condition. Condition: Excellent, Circa: 1880's.