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Restored William IV Reclining Library Reading Brown Leather Armchair Footstool


£5,000 | $6,266 USD | €5,758 EUR
Item Number: SA818724
Date of manufacture: 19th Century
Current Status: For sale
Seller: Royal House Antiques
This antique has been viewed 36 times in the past month with the most views from Germany.


Royal House Antiques is delighted to offer for sale this absolutely stunning 100% period correct William IV circa 1835 mahogany reclining library reading armchair with built in footrest.
Please note the delivery fee listed is just a guide, it covers within the M25 only for the UK and local Europe only for international, if you would like an accurate quote, please send me your postcode and Iíll provide you with the exact price.
This chair is a wonder to behold, the reclining action is operated by two buttons one under each arm, you simply squeeze the arms and then slide back to one of the 14 different position settings, its all very well made. The back of the frame has the original patent label with manufacturers stamp on that has sadly worn but great that it still exists.
The frame is all hand carved from solid English Mahogany. The oversized brass castors are period and original to the chair, they were made by (and stamped) Cope & Collinson who were the only company Howard & Sonís trusted to make castors for them as they copied their design perfectly.
As you can see the foot rest sits perfectly inside the frame, it slides out easily and has a height and position adjustable footrest.
The chair has been fully restored to include being hand dyed this lovely deep cigar brown colour, the hide has natural imperfections and marks from honest use and fair ware,
Height:- 103.5cm
Width:- 73cm
Depth:- 83cm
Please note all measurements are taken at the widest point, if you would like any additional or specific measurements please ask.
Any questions please feel free to ask.


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


Height = 103.5 cm (40.7")
Width = 73 cm (28.7")
Depth = 83 cm (32.7")

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Royal House Antiques
West Sussex
RH20 1DF
United Kingdom

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