Pair Antique Italian Carved Sgabello Chairs

ORIGIN: Tuscany, Italy
AGE: 19th century
DIMENSIONS: 18” wide x 17” deep x 41” h; seat is 21 ½” h
MATERIALS: Walnut
CONDITION: Excellent

Description

Exceptionally carved pair of 19th century Renaissance-style Sgabello chairs from Florence. The symbol of Florence, the “giglio” or lily, is featured prominently on the bases, which have classic paw feet. Two sets of carved dragons adorn the backs. Each dragon is unique demonstrating that these chairs were truly handcrafted.