This is a good quality pair of antique English Victorian solid walnut carved balloon back chairs, circa 1890, with pink structured satin brocade upholstery, which would benefit from being re-covered, in good overall condition.
• Item: Pair Occasional Chairs
• Circa: 1890
• Period: Victorian
• Provenance: England, United Kingdom
• Wood: Solid walnut
• Style: Balloon Back
• Quantity: 2
• Foliate carved horizontal splat
• Moulded front rail
• Cabriole front legs
• Sabre rear legs
• Stuff-over seat
• Pink structured satin brocade upholstery
• Marks to seats – For re-upholstery / recovering
• Lovely colour & patination
• Solid in joint
• Free delivery to England, Wales & southern Scotland*
• Free 14-day UK returns policy
This is a good quality pair of antique English Victorian solid walnut carved balloon back chairs, circa 1890, with pink structured satin brocade upholstery, which would benefit from being re-covered, in good overall condition. Ideal for use as occasional chairs in either the dining room, living room or office. The chairs are designed with an attractive “balloon” shaped moulded back, and a foliate carved horizontal splat. The chairs incorporate pink coloured structured satin brocade upholstery, interspersed with a floral diamond pattern design, finished with matching braiding. The chair stands on cabriole legs to the front and sabre legs to the rear. The chairs would benefit from being re-covered as there are old use marks and wear to the upholstery. We offer an upholstery service and we can recover the seats in a fabric of your choice. Please contact us for a re-upholstery quote.
This pair of dining chairs exude a rich warm brown walnut colour. The chair frames have been cleaned and wax-polished by hand, therefore the colour and patination are of a high standard, along with the years of care and cleaning they have received.
These Victorian occasional 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.
External Height = 83.8cm or 33” or 2ft 9”
External Width = 46.3cm or 18¼” or 1ft 6¼”
External Depth = 57cm or 22½” or 1ft 10½”
Seat Height = 48cm or 18⅞” or 1ft 6⅞”
Seat Width = 46cm or 18⅛” or 1ft 6⅛”
Seat Depth = 43cm or 17” or 1ft 5”
Back Height = 39cm or 15⅜” or 1ft 3⅜”
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About the Seller:
This item is being sold by Yola Gray Antiques who is an accredited member of LAPADA (the UK’s largest Trade Association of Professional Art and Antique Dealers) and CINOA. CINOA is the world association of Art & Antique dealer associations. All LAPADA & CINOA members abide by their strict code of practice by adhering to reputable standards of quality, expertise and integrity.
Yola Gray has dealt in fine art and antique furniture for over 40 years. Yola Gray has a special interest in Colonial furniture, specifically Colonial Four Poster Beds. Yola Gray also provides a variety of fine English Antique Furniture, Art and Fabrics to clients in the UK, Europe and further afield.
Please visit the Yola Gray website at www.yolagray.com for further items and information.