Set of four American chairs, by Smith Ely, NYC, circa 1830
Set of four American birdseye Maple chairs, with shapely ‘klismos’ backs and cane seats. Two marked to the back rail ‘S.EALY’, Circa 1830
minor repairs, re-caned
Smith Ely was a turner, chair maker, and merchant with a shop on Broad Street, New York, 1823-37.