• Item: Set of 12 Hoop / Stick back chairs
• Circa: 1900
• Period: Late Victorian
• Provenance: England, UK
• Wood: Solid ash, elm & beech
• 12 Side Chairs
• Harlequin set
• Hoop / Stick Back design
• Six stick back spindles
• Oval ash scribe moulded back rail
• One piece elm saddle seats
• Turned beech legs
• “H” stretcher supports
• Solid in joint
• Legs do not wobble
• Completely original
• Fabulous grain configuration to seats
• Excellent original colour & patination
• Free delivery to England, Wales & southern Scotland*
• Free 14 days UK returns policy
This is a fine quality harlequin set of 12 ash, elm and beech hoop / stick back kitchen-dining chairs, circa 1900, from the late Victorian period, in excellent original condition. The side chairs feature six spindles to the inside of a single piece oval shaped ash moulded back rail, supported by a two further supporting spindles at the back of the chair, for added strength. The back rail is connected to the single piece saddle shaped elm seats and turned beech legs connected by “H” beech stretchers, which makes them a firm utility chair, ideal for daily use in the kitchen. This style of chair first originated in High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, England. The chairs feature a stunning rich colour with fabulous grain configuration visible on the seats. These chairs boast the classic country styling; they would be at home in either a traditional or contemporary setting and they consume very little space.
The chairs feature a rich brown ash and elm colour. As they boast the original polish, they have a fantastic colour and patination; this can only be achieved through the years of care and cleaning they have received.
These stick back chairs would look superb in the kitchen or dining room. They would certainly grace any home and are a great investment they are extremely functional. So don’t miss out your chance to own a lovely piece of furniture.
If you are looking for a different number of chairs, we do have other size sets available.
Side Chair Dimensions:
External Height = 84.5cm or 33¼” or 2ft 9¼”
External Width = 47cm or 18½” or 1ft 6½”
External Depth = 51cm or 20” or 1ft 8”
Seat Height = 45.2cm or 17¾” or 1ft 5¾”
Seat Width = 37cm or 14½” or 1ft 2½”
Seat Depth = 36.4cm or 14¼” or 1ft 2¼”
Back Height = 43cm or 16⅞” or 1ft 4⅞”
The chairs are in excellent original condition, with nominal old use marks to the leading edges (e.g. seats, back and legs) but nothing significant considering the age of them. The chairs have been French polished in our workshops and means therefore exhibit a warm rich colour. This is a harlequin (matched) set and therefore there is some variation in the colour and size of the chairs. The chairs sit firm on the ground and do not wobble. They are well constructed, solid in joint (they are not loose) and ready to use.
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