Circa 1890, pair of George I style walnut chairs. With high, shaped curved backs with a carved shell and shaped splat with oyster veneering. The upholstered side panels to the back and drop in seats have been recently reupholstered in silk velour. The deep seat rails with carved shell over cabriole front legs with foliate carved quarter blocks and further shell carvings and realistic ball and claw feet. The rear cabriole legs are united by shaped and carved stretchers.