• Item: Upholstered Armchair
• Circa: 1870
• Period: Mid Victorian
• Provenance: England, UK
• Wood: Solid mahogany
• Stunning quality carved & moulded frame
• Newly professionally upholstered
• Grey coloured structured cotton upholstery
• Deep buttoned back
• Matching braiding
• Foliate scroll arms
• Sprung seat
• Serpentine frame
• Turned baluster legs
• Splayed legs to rear
• Original brass castors to rear
• High quality English replacement castors to the front
• Extremely comfortable
• Original polish & patination
• Extremely comfortable
• Good condition
• Free delivery to England, Wales & Southern Scotland*
• Free 14-day UK returns
Here is a fine quality antique English Victorian mahogany tub armchair, which has been newly upholstered, circa 1870, in excellent condition. The armchair boasts a stunning quality carved & moulded mahogany frame, with a deep buttoned reclining curved back, upholstered foliate carved scroll end arms, set above a serpentine shaped moulded front rail. The armchair is raised on turned baluster legs to the front and splayed legs to the rear. The rear legs terminate on their original solid brass castors, while the front legs terminate on very good quality replacement English solid brass castors. The chair has been newly and professionally upholstered in a grey structured cotton fabric, with matching braiding, as well as traditional hessian backing to the underside. The seat incorporates a sprung base, which is firm but extremely comfortable to sit on.
This armchair would look superb in a variety of rooms from the bedroom, living room or hallway. This item would certainly grace any home and is a great investment as it is extremely functional. So, don’t miss out on your chance to own a lovely piece of furniture.
The chair features 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.
External Height = 102cm or 40⅛” or 3ft 4⅛”
External Width = 66.5cm or 26⅛” or 2ft 2⅛”
External Depth = 84cm or 33” or 2ft 9”
Seat Height = 46.5cm or 18⅜” or 1ft 6⅜”
Seat Width = 52cm or 20½” or 1ft 8½”
Seat Depth = 50cm or 19⅝” or 1ft 7⅝”
Arm Height = 58cm or 22⅞” or 1ft 10⅞”
Back Height = 62.5cm or 24⅝” or 2ft ⅝”
This Victorian mahogany armchair is in excellent 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 a grey cotton material, with matching braiding, as well as traditional hessian backing to the underside. The upholstery is therefore clean and free from any marks or damage. The seat is well sprung and does not sag. Th chair frame has been glued to ensure it is sold and the mahogany frame has been French polished by hand, to a professional standard. Therefore, the chair has a fantastic colour and patination. This chair is solid in joint and ready to use.
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