late 19th/early 20th century; shell and foliate crest rails, pierced splats, upholstered seats, carved gadrooned aprons, cabriole legs, hoof feet, 38 1/2 in. H., 21 1/2 in. W., 21 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.
Bodies need tightening, soiled and tattered silk fabric