Set of Six Classical Carved Mahogany Chairs, Boston, Massachusetts, c. 1820-25, comprising five side chairs and one armchair, the tablet crests centering foliate spryas flanked by scrolls, above similar splats, on trapezoidal seats joining turned and carved front legs, refinished, armchair ht. 33 3/4, seat ht. 17, side chairs ht. 32 1/2, seat 16 3/4 in. Literature: Magazine Antiques , May 1991, "Seating Furniture in Boston, 1810-1835," by Page Talbot, p. 967, Pl. XVIII, illustrates a chair with stylistic similarities.