Elegant provincial chair possibly English Georgian or even Swedish Gustavian where this traditional style is still popular.
Curved back rail is carved and highlight painted in pale white and is jointed to the shaped back stile . The 4 reeded bar back splat infills with round balls to lower back rail The tapering legs joined by stretchers. Seat Height 44cm.
Good painted finish with traces of white and pale grey patina . Heavy weight in oak or elm .
These chairs usually had a stuffed squab cushion tied on to the back stiles for comfort and easy use.
English or Swedish circa 1820