Pair Antique 19thc Arts Crafts French Victorian Carved Wood Chairs Rush Seats For Sale
We are pleased to offer this EXCEPTIONAL pair of 19th century chairs. The pair feature heavily carved, walnut frames. They are high back witha slightly Gothic profile. The backs areopen in a Ladder Back fashion with large, rounded medallions at the tops. The rounded sections arearched and scalloped on their lower sections. They areexquisitely carved in an intricate urn and floral pattern which issimilar to that of the French Brittany style. A carved, scalloped design is also present. The lower cross "ladder" supports are arched, with the arches notched in a flower petal design, and have a center carved fan shaped accent. The upper side supportsfeature sections of elongated turned wood and unique finials. Thelegs are turned wood with both upper and lower supports. The front legs are accented with double turned woodsupports as well as an upper support whichrepeats the design of the ladder back pieces. The rush seats are original and feature thick fibers which are assembled in 4 distinct, triangular patterns.The chairs are in very good condition for their age. The wood has some minor areas of wear to the finish. Theseats have some expected wear to the fibers but, in general, they are also in very good condition.From the back view,you can see where the two sections of the back medallions come together. The chairs are fairly heavy and they are sturdy. This is a beautiful pair of antique chairs with incredible details and character.
The chairs are tall. They measure 48.75" tall to the center back. They are 18.75" wide at the widest point, which is the front seat area. The chairs are 17.25" from front to back. The seat height is 18.75"in the front. The seats are designed to bow slightly in the centers.
Because of their size, we will ship via GREYHOUND to the station nearest you (the station of your choice). You will need to pick up at the station or you can request that Greyhound deliver via courier service. They willdo this in most areas for a small fee. If you pick up at the station, please remember that the boxes will be very large and you will need a vehicle large enough to accommodate them.The shipping charge is for both boxes, not each box. We will provide insurance for you. Paypal accepted.
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Pair Antique 19thc Arts Crafts French Victorian Carved Wood Chairs Rush Seats: $1,300