• Item: Office Armchair
• Circa: 1880
• Period: Victorian
• Provenance: England, UK
• Wood: Solid mahogany
• Newly upholstered
• Brown leather
• Upholstered curved buttoned backrest
• Upholstered arms
• Turned arm supports
• Traditional horsehair filling
• Shaped back supports
• Removable padded leather seat cushion
• Solid mahogany saddle shaped seat
• Hand tacked brass studwork
• Ring turned legs to the front
• Splayed legs to the rear
• English-made solid brass & porcelain castors
• Extremely comfortable
• Excellent quality & condition
• Free delivery to mainland England, Wales & southern Scotland*
• 14-day free UK returns policy
Here is a fine quality antique English Victorian mahogany and brown leather, captain’s office / desk armchair, circa 1880, which has been newly upholstered and is in excellent condition. The chair incorporates a curved, buttoned padded backrest, secured to wraparound upholstered arms, supported by two shaped back supports and two turned arm supports. The chair features a sumptuous removable upholstered leather cushion, which sits atop a mahogany saddle shaped seat. The chair can be used with either or without the seat cushion. The chair has been newly upholstered to a professional standard in top quality full grain brown leather, finished with hand-tacked brass studs to the perimeter. The chair has also been cleaned and French polished, by hand, to a professional standard, therefore the colour and patination is of an excellent standard. This beautiful piece sits on ring turned front legs and splayed rear legs, all terminating on English-made solid brass & porcelain replacement castors. This Victorian desk chair is extremely comfortable to sit on.
The chair exhibits a rich brown mahogany colour. As it boasts the original polish, it has a fantastic colour and patination; this can only be achieved through age and years of care and cleaning it has received.
This leather office armchair would look superb in a variety of rooms in the home, especially the office or study as it is so comfortable. This item would certainly grace any home. So, don’t miss out on your chance to own a lovely piece of furniture.
The Victorian leather mahogany desk chair is in excellent working condition. Nominal old use marks to the leading edges of the mahogany frame, but nothing significant considering the age of the item. The chair has been newly upholstered to a professional standard in top quality full grain brown leather, finished with hand-tacked brass studs to the perimeter. Therefore, the leather is in excellent condition, with no signs of wear and tear, damage or holes etc. The chair frame incorporates the traditional brass studwork tacks to the perimeter. The chair frame has been glued and tightened to ensure it’s in solid in joint, and then French polished, by hand, to a professional standard. Therefore, the colour and patination is of an excellent standard. The chair incorporates top quality English-made solid brass & porcelain replacement castors, which are in excellent condition. This item is solid in joint and ready to use.
External height = 89cm or 35” or 2ft 11”
External width = 61cm or 24” or 2ft
External depth = 62cm or 24⅜” or 2ft ⅜”
Seat height (including cushion) = 57cm or 22½” or 1ft 10½”
Seat height (excluding cushion) = 47.2cm or 18⅝” or 1ft 6⅝”
Seat width (between arms) = 41cm or 16⅛” or 1ft 4⅛”
Seat width (whole of seat) = 50cm or 19⅝” or 1ft 7⅝”
Seat depth = 44.5cm or 17½” or 1ft 5½”
Arm height = 74.5cm or 29⅜” or 2ft 5⅜”
Back height (from cushion) = 32cm or 12⅝” or 1ft ⅝”
Back height (from seat) = 41.8cm or 16½” or 1ft 4½”
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