Ornate Savonarola Chairs

Amongst M. Markley Antiques’s recent arrivals are these exquisite, ornately carved, walnut Savonarola chairs.  Savonarola chairs, also known as “Dante chairs” or “scissors chairs,” are X-shaped folding chairs whose use dates back to medieval Italy.


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