Giles Grendey: A Pair of George II Japanned Chinoiserie Side Chairs

english or continental , circa 1730

A rare pair of George II japanned side chairs in the manner of Giles Grendey. With shell-carved arched toprails and drop-in seats, on cabriole front legs joined by turned and waved stretchers, with chinoiserie decoration throughout.



Private Collection, USA

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Height: 41 in (104 cm)
Width: 22 in (56 cm)
Depth: 23¹/₄ in (59 cm)
English or Continental
For comparisons, please see:
Christopher Gilbert, Marked London Furniture, 1996, p.248, pl.448
Hans Huth, Lacquer of the West, 1971, pl.88, 89
Lanto Synge, Mallett Millenium,1999, p.84, pl. 82

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