Set of 6 Antique Renaissance Chairs

2001-19549C (Click to Inquire About This Item)

47.5H x 19W x 20D; seat height 19

Location: Dallas

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Crafted from superlative walnut and carved to perfection by master Italian artisans, this set of six chairs is a classic example of the Renaissance style. The Italian Renaissance period begain during the 16th century, but experienced a great revival during the 19th century in art, architecture, and furniture manufacturing. It was at this time that the concept of "furnishing styles" manifested itself, allowing distinctions to be made between interior rooms. Complete dining room sets were created to reflect such styles, such as these chairs which were made as a part of grand dining room suite in Milan, Italy.
Circa 1890s.
Each measures 47.5H x 19W x 20D; seat height 19