Set of antique French dining chairs by Mercier Frères
French, late 19th Century
Dimensions: Height 99cm, width 48cm, depth 43cm
This set of ten dining chairs is a wonderful example of 19th Century French Neoclassical design. Each chair in the set is wrought from mahogany and satinwood, while each features an openwork back finished with gilt bronze and marquetry detailing. The seat of each is covered in fine velvet, while the legs are square in profile and taper to terminate in gilt bronze sabots.