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Mid C19th Early Victorian Period Mahogany 'horse-shoe' Back Library Reading Or Desk Chair.


£1,200 | $1,598 USD | €1,360 EUR
Item Number: SA359683
Date of manufacture: 19th Century
Current Status: For sale
Seller: M Lees and Sons
This antique has been viewed 29 times in the past month with the most views from Australia.


Mid C19th early Victorian period mahogany 'horse-shoe' back library reading or desk chair . Quality mahogany-framed chair with recently upholstered black leather serpentine out-line seat and panelled back-rest featuring brass close-nail dome-stud decoration. Well-carved splat back , carved terminals to the ends of back , and carved cabriole legs fitted with original brass castors, splayed rear supports with original brass castors. Very stylish chair taking its inspiration from the Ancient Greek classical "Klismos" chair . No breaks or repairs, cleaned and waxed . The seat also having been re-webbed . Excellent condition , superior grade of timber with good original rich patina.
H (back) 34"
H(seat) 18"
D 26"
W 24"
England c. 1850
Established in the Cathedral City of Worcester for over 30 years , M.Lees&Sons , run by Michael Lees ,have been dealing with public and trade from show-rooms in an early Georgian town-house. We aim to provide a straight-forward approach to our business and build lasting relationships with our customers. As members of the 'London and Provincial Antique Dealers Association' , we provide full descriptive details , date ,authenticity and any available provenance ,with full disclosure of any restoration or repair which may have taken place .
Whether buying for pleasure , decoration or investment, we welcome you to our web-site or premises .
Past projects have included advising clients on forming and disposing of collections , furnishing period properties , hotel and commercial projects , also a shoot-room and lodge .
All goods are available to view and owned by M.Lees&Sons .
If visiting, a telephone call prior is advisable as due to the demands of the business the show-room does not have regular hours . Please feel free to contact us if we can be of assistance .
Tel. 01905 26620 / 07860826218
Located in the centre of Worcester in the shadow of the Cathedral with easy parking nearby. Exit Junction 7 M5 and follow the signs for Worcester Porcelain Museum . Our premises are located 100 metres from the Museum and 50 metres from Pay&Display car-park in nearby King St.
Internal Ref: MLC 159


This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 19th Century.


Height = 86.3602 cm (34.0")
Width = 60.9601 cm (24.0")
Depth = 66.0401 cm (26.0")

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M Lees and Sons
Tower House
1 Castle Place
Severn St
United Kingdom

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