Here is a very good quality pair of antique French walnut Fauteuil armchairs (circa 1860).
• Circa 1860
• Period 2nd Empire
• Provenance France
• Wood Solid walnut
• 2x Armchairs
• High shaped backs
• Serpentine fronts
• Carved floral frame
• Bobbin turned legs
• Carved scroll arms
• Shaped cross stretchers
• Silk blend cotton chenille upholstery
• Brass studded frame
• Firm sprung seats
• Original polish
• Very good condition
• 14 day free UK returns policy
Here is a very good quality pair of antique French walnut Fauteuil armchairs (circa 1860), from the 2nd Empire period. The chairs are constructed of solid walnut frame, with stuff over seats above straight front rails. The chairs boast high shaped backs, which are connected to down swept arms, which terminate in scroll ends above a ring turned supports. The chairs stand on bobbin turned legs, which are connected with moulded cross-stretchers. The chairs are upholstered in a blend of silk and cotton with chenille finish. The upholstery is finished with brass studs to the frame. The backs feature similar upholstery. The seats are firmly sprung so that you do not sink into the seats but at the same time are extremely comfortable.
The frames of the chairs feature a rich walnut brown colour. As they boast 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 item would look superb in a variety of rooms from the bedroom, living room, dining or hallway. This item would certainly grace any home and are a great investment as they are an extremely functional. So don’t miss out your chance to own a lovely piece of furniture.
External Height = 119cm or 46⅞” or 3ft 10⅞”
External Width = 66cm or 26” or 2ft 2”
External Depth = 60cm or 23⅝” or 1ft 11⅝”
Seat Height = 48cm or 18⅞” or 1ft 6⅞”
Seat Width = 56cm or 22” or 1ft 10”
Seat Depth = 45cm or 17¾” or 1ft 5¾”
These chairs are in very good condition. The chairs are upholstered in a blend of silk and cotton with a chenille finish. The upholstery is in good condition clean there are some small marks to the leading edges. If you would like the chairs recovering in a fabric of your choice, please contact us for a quote. There is no damage or breaks to the back or legs nor any lose movements to the arms. The frames and arms are in excellent condition. The chairs sit firm on the ground and do not wobble. The chairs are solid in joint and ready to use.