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Swiss Peasant Chair

Switzerland Circa 1650

D: 24″W x 24″D x 38″H

Seat: 15″W x 11.5″ Diameter

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Great patina cherry Chair of peasant type. Four oblique legs and beautifully contoured seat and back rest, pierced with a heart in the center.

*Chairs as this one have been made in Central Europe since the late Middle Age. They became popular in America when the Germans settled there in the 18th century.

*Citation from Cooper-Hewith Museum. Gift of Harvey Smith.