• Item: Chair
• Provenance: England, UK
• Circa: 1920
• Period: George V / Arts & Crafts
• Wood: Solid Oak & ash
• Shaped ladder-back splats
• Shaped arms on straight, tapering, turned supports
• Integral rush seat – excellent condition
• Straight simple turned front legs
• Sabre rear legs
• Single simple turned stretchers front & rear
• Double turned stretchers to the sides
• Solid construction
• Excellent condition
• Original polish & patination
• Fantastic golden brown colour
• Free delivery to England, Wales and southern Scotland*
• Free 14 days UK returns policy
Here is a fine quality antique English George V Arts & Crafts single oak rush seated ladder-back dining armchair, circa 1920, in excellent original condition. The armchair incorporates five shaped horizontal splats, held between two vertical supports, in the form of a ladder back design. The chair displays shaped arms, connecting from the back supports to turned, tapering supports. The armchair boasts an integral rush seats, which is in very good condition (free from wear or damage). The chair is raised on straight, simple turned legs to the front and sabre legs to the rear. The legs receive additional strength through being connected together by simple turned stretchers, with one to the front and rear and two stretchers on either side. The armchair is solidly constructed and sits evenly on the ground.
The armchair boasts a warm, golden brown colour. As it boasts the original polish, it has a lovely colour and patination; this can only be achieved through age and the years of care and cleaning it has received.
This chair would look superb in a variety of rooms, especially the kitchen, hall or bedroom. It would certainly grace any home in either a contemporary or traditional setting; it is a great investment, as it is an extremely functional item. So don’t miss out on your chance to own a lovely piece of furniture.
The armchair is in excellent condition. Nominal old use marks to the leading edges but nothing significant considering the age of the item. The chair benefits from a good quality rush seat, which is in very good condition. The chair is sturdy and well-constructed. The armchair boasts the original polish, which ensures a fantastic patination and warm colour to the oak. The armchair is solid in joint, does not wobble and is ready to use.
Side Chair Dimensions:
External Height = 106.5cm or 41⅞” or 3ft 5⅞”
External Width = 53.6cm or 21⅛” or 1ft 9⅛”
External Depth = 47.5cm or 18¾” or 1ft 6¾”
Seat Height = 38.7cm or 15¼” or 1ft 3¼”
Seat Width = 45.9cm or 18” or 1ft 6”
Seat Depth = 36.2cm or 14¼” or 1ft 2¼”
Arm Height = 59.1cm or 23¼” or 1ft 11¼”
Back Height = 69.5cm or 27⅜” or 2ft 3⅜”
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Ref. Armchair 55