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ANTIQUE NUMBER SA1050878: Pair Of Leather Wing Chairs

Pair Of Leather Wing Chairs

£6,500    $8,440    €7,719
Pair of walnut leather wing chairs
 
This pair of walnut leather wing chairs with the solid walnut underframe were made circa 1920.
 
This dramatic pair of wing chairs have the walnut legs that finish on Spanish feet, these are joined by a carved and shaped front rail. The legs are joined by turned pole stretchers, that join to the block and turned back legs.
 
The high back with the drop shoulders run down to the wings, that in turn sweep down to the rolled arm rests.
 
We have reupholstered and covered these wing chairs in fine English leather.
 
Our skilled upholsterer covers the chair in fine English leather, securing it with hundreds of brass studs, another painstaking job that takes skill, many hours and a great deal of patience.
 
The leather is applied in its raw state before our expert painstakingly hand dyes the leather to our tobacco colour. Please do not confuse this art, to the pre-dyed mass-produced leathers (mostly are leathercloth, where a slither of leather is applied to another material) that give a contrived plastic feel.
 
The dye is applied using many coats, a clever use of our expert’s skill comes into play as she gives subtle colour changes to areas to show wear and how a chair would look if the leather was 100 years old. The chair now recovered in leather so this can go on for use for the next century, where these skills will no longer be around.
 
83cms wide 32 1/2ins
 
142.5cms high 56ins
 
76cms deep 30ins
 
53cms seat height 21ins
 
59cms seat depth 23 1/4ins
 
All Measurements are as accurate as possible.
 
Delivery
 
UK mainland FREE Other destinations please contact us, and we will get a quote. We use a professional Removal company to transport our precious items and do not entrust them to usual parcel services. Therefore, delivery may be 7 -10 days, but it is worth the wait of course.
 
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Antique #SA1050878, showcased on this page, originates from 1920. For historical context, the timeline below highlights the period when it was made:
1920
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ANTIQUE NUMBER SA1050878
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Hingstons of Wilton
Wiltshire
United Kingdom
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01722 742 263 or
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