Luxury Design, Past & Present
Set of ten Regency period mahogany dining chairs of 'Trafalgar' design. The sidechairs with figured mahogany to the formed backrest, outlined with brass stringing, with the stuffover seats above round tapering legs terminating in toupie feet. The two associated carver's chairs of similar design. The chairs both with splat of a rope twist carving, a motif used after the Battle of Trafalgar, memorializing Lord Nelson's famous victory, with the rope twist design a nod to the rigging of Nelson's flagship, the HMS Victory.
Seat height is 17-1/2"