• Circa: 1860
• Period: Victorian
• Provenance: England, United Kingdom
• Style: Balloon Back
• Quantity: 12
• Wood: Solid mahogany
• Shaped central horizontal splat
• Reeded front rail
• Ring turned front legs
• Sabre rear legs
• Bolt back design
• Drop-in seats
• Newly upholstered
• Oatmeal colour structured wool & cotton upholstery
• Original polish & patination
• Excellent condition
• Solid in joint
• Free delivery to England, Wales & southern Scotland*
• Free 14-day UK returns policy
Here is a fine quality set of 12 English antique Victorian mahogany balloon back dining chairs, circa 1860, which have been newly upholstered, in good condition. The chairs are designed with an attractive “balloon” shaped back and a shaped central horizontal splat. They feature drop-in seats, which have been newly & professionally upholstered in top quality hardwearing oatmeal colour structured wool & cotton upholstery. The chair frames are constructed using the traditional “bolt-back” method. The chairs stand on ring turned front legs, sabre rear legs and the seat frame boasts an elegant moulded front rail. This set of chairs boasts the original patination; therefore they have a fantastic depth of colour displaying a lovely rich red and brown mahogany colour.
If you do not like the colour/style of the upholstery, we can recover the seats in a fabric of your choice. If you would like the seats recovered, please contact us for a quote.
The chairs feature a rich red and brown mahogany colour. As they boast the original polish, they have a fantastic colour and patination; this can only be achieved through age and years of care and cleaning they have received. This rich original colour cannot be re-created if the chairs have been re-polished.
These balloon back dining chairs would look would look good anywhere, from a formal room or for everyday use. They would certainly grace any home or office and are a great investment, as they are extremely functional. So don’t miss out your chance to own a lovely piece of furniture.
These chairs are in excellent original condition. They are a matched set of chairs, which are identical in size. The chairs have been tightened and traditionally French polished in our workshop to a high standard. Nominal old use marks to the leading edges of the chairs but nothing significant considering the age of the chairs. The drop-in seats have been newly professionally upholstered in hardwearing oatmeal colour structured wool & cotton upholstery. The upholstery is therefore clean, free from wear and marks. If you do not like the colour/style of the upholstery, we can recover the seats in a fabric of your choice. If you would like the seats recovered, please contact us for a quote. The chair frames and joints are all in excellent condition, solid in joint with no breaks; the chairs are ready to be used.
External Height = 87.2cm or 34⅜” or 2ft 10⅜”
External Width = 45.5cm or 17⅞” or 1ft 5⅞”
External Depth = 49.5cm or 19½” or 1ft 7½”
Seat Height = 47cm or 18½” or 1ft 6½”
Seat Width = 45.5cm or 17⅞” or 1ft 5⅞”
Seat Depth = 35.5cm or 14” or 1ft 2”
Back Height = 44cm or 17⅜” or 1ft 5⅜”
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