an elegant pair of Neoclassical Italian walnut armchairs, nicely carved crest rail with a gilded trellis, loose cushion on removable solid seat over old / broken cane and saber form rear legs with square taper front legs, early 19th century. Italy, circa 1810
Each chair has a label on the frame:
FROM THE MARY GRIGGS BURKE COLLECTION
Mary Griggs Burke (1916-2012) was an internationally known collector of Japanese art.