Here is an example of a superb quality set of 8 original antique French Louis XV revival provincial oak upholstered kitchen-dining chairs, circa 1890.
• Circa 1890
• Period 2nd Empire
• 8 Carved ladder back chairs
• 6 Side Chairs + 2 Armchairs
• Wood Solid oak
• Provenance France
• Golden oak colour
• Louis XV styling
• Shaped top rails
• Cabriole front legs
• Shaped cross stretchers
• Drop-in seats
• Newly reupholstered
• Taupe chenille upholstery
• Original polish
• Fantastic colour
• Excellent condition
• Very strong & sturdy design
• Free 14 day UK returns policy
Here is an example of a superb quality set of 8 original antique French Louis XV style oak upholstered kitchen-dining chairs, circa 1890, from the 2nd Empire period. The drop-in (removable) seats are in excellent condition having have been newly reupholstered in top quality taupe colour chenille. The seats are firm but comfortable. The set consists of six side chairs and two armchairs. The pair of armchairs boasts an elegant shaped top rail and floral carved arms. The side chairs are of similar design with shaped reeded spindle backs below an elegant shaped top rail. The chair frames features an elegant shaped Louis XV style reeded frieze with very pretty cabriole legs to the front and sabre legs to the rear (a sign of quality). The legs are united by an elegant reeded cross-stretcher for added sturdiness. The chairs are very comfortable, solid in joint and would look good in either a traditional or contemporary setting.
The chairs feature a rich golden oak 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 they have received.
These chairs would look superb in the kitchen or dining room. They would certainly grace any home and are a great investment as they are extremely functional. So don’t miss out your chance to own a lovely piece of furniture.
This set of dining chairs is in excellent condition. This is a “true” set of dining chairs i.e. they have not been matched together from smaller sets of chairs. Displaying a beautiful rich golden oak patina, they are of excellent quality, with a very robust design and are heavy in weight. The seat frames and chair joints are all solid. There are no breaks to the backs or legs of any of the chairs. This set of chairs retains the original polish, which is why the chairs boast such a rich golden oak colour. The drop-in seats have been newly reupholstered in top quality taupe colour chenille. The upholstery is therefore clean, free from stains or marks. All chairs are solid in joint and ready to be used.
Side Chair Dimensions
External Height = 103.5cm or 40¾” or 3ft 4¾”
External Width = 58cm or 22¾” or 1ft 10¾”
External Depth = 55cm or 21⅝” or 1ft 9⅝”
Back Height = 56.5cm or 22” or 1ft 10”
Arm Height = 71.5cm or 28⅛” or 2ft 4⅛”
Seat Height = 53cm or 20⅞” or 1ft 8⅞”
Seat Width = 51cm or 20” or 1ft 8”
Seat Depth = 42cm or 16½” or 1ft 4½
External Height = 97cm or 38⅛” or 3ft 2⅛”
External Width = 47.5cm or 18¾” or 1ft 6¾”
External Depth = 50cm or 19⅝” or 1ft 7⅝
Back Height = 51.5cm or 20¼” or 1ft 8¼”
Seat Height = 50.5cm or 19⅞” or 1ft 7⅞”
Seat Width = 45cm or 17⅝” or 1ft 5⅞”
Seat Depth = 37cm or 14½” or 1ft 2½”