Victorian dating chairs
Mahogany has been used for centuries in ship building, house building, furniture making etc and is the core structure of just about every 19th century vanity box, dressing case or jewellery box.It became more of a Victorian trend to dress Mahogany with these decorative veneers, such as Rosewood, Kingwood, Burr Walnut and Coromandel, so that the actual Mahogany was almost hidden from view.Close inspection of the fabric or bottom of a chair typically reveals clues as to its age or origin.Antique chairs are those made more than 100 years ago, while vintage chairs span the time up to the 1970s.Mahogany itself is a rich reddish brown wood that can range from being plain in appearance to something that is so vibrant, figured and almost three dimensional in effect.
For it is commonly used mahogany, walnut, rose wood, dark colors, accented with floral carvings.
The overall width is 61cm, d An extremely elegant English OAK Victorian Balloon back hall chair dating from 1860-1901 Beautiful turned wood detailing to the 2 front legs and straight legs to the back.
Designed to sit aside a console table in the hallway of a stately home in th A pair of antique Victorian Nursing /Fire Side chairs The chairs are small but comfortable and came handy in front of fireplace and as bedroom chairs.
Condition: In excellent condition having been beautifully polished and upholstered in our workshops, please see photos for confirmation.
Dimensions in cm: Height 90 x width 51 x depth 56, chairs. Dimensions in inches: Height 2 feet, 11 inches x width 1 foot, 8 inches x depth 1 foot, 10 inches, chairs.Has acquired a little damage to the underside fabri Beautiful Victorian golden upholstered nursing chair on metal castor wheels and decorated with gold coloured floral metal inlays in good used condition. Upholstery still in good condition, few marks here and t Victorian Mahogany Buttoned Back Nursing Chair.