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  • Date:

    ca. 1600 (made)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Carved walnut

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Walnut chair. The back and front are furnished with horizontal bars carved with scrolls. The back terminates with carved finials.


ca. 1600 (made)

Materials and Techniques

Carved walnut

Object history note

Gifted by Mrs Swynnerton in memory of her husband, Mr J M Swynnerton of Fulham Road, SW London
RF 15/2840M, 64/981

From the Church of St. Francis at Assisi

Historical context note

Comparable chairs
Three similar chairs in The Bowes Collection: Walnut and sycamore(?); FW.138, FW.131.A, FW.195

Descriptive line

Italian, c. 1600, wnt, 64/981






Furniture and Woodwork Collection

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