These are just a fraction of the types of chairs that are available for homes and offices of all styles. Vintage cogswell chair and ball feet began to finish off the cabriole leg. Cabinetmaker Thomas Chippendale used the finest fabric to upholster his chairs, which were carved with swirls, leaves and shells. New-to-the-market molded plywood makes up the structure of this iconic chair. Lines of feet, Vintage cogswell chair and arms were curved; ornamentation was often shell-shaped.