early 20th century; shaped crest rails, solid panel backs with cast patinated metal coat of arms, shepherds crook arms, slip seats, carved acanthus knees, cabriole legs, 38 in. H., 23 in. W., 23 1/2 in. D.; Collection of US Ambassador to the Soviet Union, Joseph E. Davies and his wife, Marjorie Merriweather Post. Then by descent, estate of US Senator Joseph Davies Tydings, Maryland.
One with broken right arm, repair to left arm and back left leg, one missing left back knee and repair to right arm, one with damage to back rest.