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Pair of Early Charles and Ray Eames DKR Chairs
Located in London Road, Baldock, Hertfordshire
A pair of early Charles & Ray Eames DKR chairs with original vinyl cover, circa 1950s. Featuring 'Eiffel' bases.   .
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Mid-20th Century British Mid-Century Modern Dining Room Chairs

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Metal

  • Pair of Early Charles and Ray Eames DKR Chairs
  • Pair of Early Charles and Ray Eames DKR Chairs
  • Pair of Early Charles and Ray Eames DKR Chairs
  • Pair of Early Charles and Ray Eames DKR Chairs
H 31.89 in. W 18.9 in. D 20.08 in.
Set of Twelve 19th Century Dining Chairs in Goncales Alves by Gillow
Located in Gloucestershire, GB
A very fine quality set of 19th century dining chairs made by Gillow of Lancaster and London. These chairs are made from a beautiful cut of gonçalo alves timber and they have a gener...
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Antique 19th Century British William IV Dining Room Chairs

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Other

And Objects Easton Dining Chair, Fully Wrapped Upholstered Leather Pear&Carmine
Located in London, Greater London
And objects, product design studio founded by Martin Brudnizki and Nick Jeanes based in London. The Easton dining chair is uniquely crafted from stainless steel and Italian leathe...
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21st Century and Contemporary English Dining Room Chairs

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Brass, Stainless Steel

And Objects Easton Dining Chair, Fully Wrapped Upholstered Leather Fern & Teal
Located in London, Greater London
And objects, product design studio founded by Martin Brudnizki and Nick Jeanes based in London. The Easton dining chair is uniquely crafted from stainless steel and Italian leathe...
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21st Century and Contemporary English Dining Room Chairs

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Brass, Stainless Steel

Set of Ten English Regency Dining Chairs Fortuny Style Upholstery
Located in Rio Vista, CA
Dramatic set of ten dining chairs made in the elegant English regency taste. Set consists of eight side chairs and two armchairs measuring 24 inches wide. The chairs feature a beauti...
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20th Century English Regency Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Brass

And Objects Easton Dining Chair, Fully Wrapped Upholstered Leather in Black
Located in London, Greater London
And objects, product design studio founded by Martin Brudnizki and Nick Jeanes based in London. The Easton dining chair is uniquely crafted from stainless steel and Italian leathe...
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21st Century and Contemporary English Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Brass, Stainless Steel

And Objects Easton Dining Chair, Fully Wrapped Upholstered Leather in Red
Located in London, Greater London
And objects, product design studio founded by Martin Brudnizki and Nick Jeanes based in London. The Easton dining chair is uniquely crafted from stainless steel and Italian leathe...
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21st Century and Contemporary English Dining Room Chairs

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Brass, Stainless Steel

And Objects Easton Dining Chair, Fully Wrapped Upholstered Leather in Navy
Located in London, Greater London
And objects, product design studio founded by Martin Brudnizki and Nick Jeanes based in London. The Easton dining chair is uniquely crafted from stainless steel and Italian leathe...
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21st Century and Contemporary English Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Brass, Stainless Steel

And Objects Easton Dining Chair, Fully Wrapped Upholstered Leather in Green
Located in London, Greater London
And Objects, product design studio founded by Martin Brudnizki and Nick Jeanes based in London. The Easton dining chair is uniquely crafted from stainless steel and Italian leathe...
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21st Century and Contemporary English Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Brass, Stainless Steel

And Objects Easton Side Chair, Fully Wrapped Upholstered Leather in Navy
Located in London, Greater London
And Objects, product design studio founded by Martin Brudnizki and Nick Jeanes based in London. The Easton side chair is uniquely crafted from stainless steel and Italian leather....
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21st Century and Contemporary British Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Brass, Stainless Steel

And Objects Easton Side Chair, Fully Wrapped Upholstered Leather in Black
Located in London, Greater London
And Objects, product design studio founded by Martin Brudnizki and Nick Jeanes based in London. The Easton side chair is uniquely crafted from stainless steel and Italian leather....
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21st Century and Contemporary British Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Brass, Stainless Steel

And Objects Easton Side Chair, Fully Wrapped Upholstered Leather in Green
Located in London, Greater London
And objects, product design studio founded by Martin Brudnizki and Nick Jeanes based in London. The Easton side chair is uniquely crafted from stainless steel and Italian leather....
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21st Century and Contemporary British Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Brass, Stainless Steel

And Objects Easton Side Chair, Fully Wrapped Upholstered Leather in Red
Located in London, Greater London
And Objects, product design studio founded by Martin Brudnizki and Nick Jeanes based in London. The Easton side chair is uniquely crafted from stainless steel and Italian leather....
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21st Century and Contemporary British Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Brass, Stainless Steel

Surface Chair by Terence Woodgate and John Barnard for Established & Sons
Located in London, GB
Two Royal Designers for Industry, one from the world of furniture design, and one from the world of Formula 1 racing car design collaborated. With an almost impossibly thin profile, ...
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21st Century and Contemporary English Modern Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Other

Chairs Set Six Teak Metal Upholstered White
Located in Eversholt, Bedfordshire
- Unusual set of chairs combining teak and metalwork upholstered in white striped textile just purchased more information to follow and on request Measures: Height (back) - 100cm...
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Vintage 1980s British Modern Chairs

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Metal

  • Chairs Set Six Teak Metal Upholstered White
  • Chairs Set Six Teak Metal Upholstered White
  • Chairs Set Six Teak Metal Upholstered White
  • Chairs Set Six Teak Metal Upholstered White
H 39.38 in. W 21.66 in. D 18.12 in.
Arts and Crafts Oak Chair with Shaped Padded Head Rest and Pewter Heart Inlay
Located in London, GB
Liberty & Co, attributed. Probably made by Shapland and Petter. An Arts and Crafts oak chair with shaped padded head rest with a single Voysey style inlaid pewter heart to the top o...
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Antique Early 1900s English Arts and Crafts Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Pewter

Wylie & Lochhead, Set of Six Arts & Crafts Oak Dining Chairs with Pewter Inlays
Located in London, GB
Wylie and Lochhead. A good set of six Arts & Crafts Glasgow School oak dining chairs inlaid with Pewter and Ebony 'Fluer De Lys' decoration ( Flower Of The Lily ) to the head rests, ...
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Antique Early 1900s Scottish Arts and Crafts Dining Room Chairs

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Pewter

Set of Four English Regency Mahogany Dining Chairs
Located in Rio Vista, CA
19th century set of English Regency dining chairs or library chairs crafted from mahogany. The set consists of two side chairs and two armchairs measuring 23 inches wide and 23 inche...
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Antique 19th Century English Regency Dining Room Chairs

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Brass

Orbit Dining Chair in Pink Wool Fabric, Brushed Brass, by Lara Bohinc
Located in London, GB
This is the first time that Bohinc explores a design favourite; the chair. In the collection, Lara Bohinc develops her stellar themes, finding inspiration in planetary and lunar o...
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2010s British Modern Chairs

Materials

Metal

19th Century English Regency Pollard Oak and Brass Inlaid Dining Chairs
Located in Chelmsford, Essex
For sale is a fine set of 4 Regency pollard oak dining chairs, stamped W Huxley in reference to William Huxley of Liverpool. The back of each chair is profusely decorated with brass ...
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Antique Early 19th Century English Regency Dining Room Chairs

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Brass

Set of Six Colorful Dining Chairs by Ed Carpenter & Andre Klauser, Canteen Chair
Located in Opa Locka, FL
Great colorful dining chairs with bentwood seats and backs and steel tube frames. Designed by Ed Carpenter & Andre Klauser and made by Very Good & Proper. Twenty-one chairs available...
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Early 2000s British Modern Dining Room Chairs

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Steel

Set of Six English Regency Chinoiserie Painted and Gilt Side Chairs, Circa 1810
Located in Charleston, SC
Set of Six English Regency chinoiserie painted and gilt side chairs with floral gilt medallions, cane seats with silk upholstered cushions, and resting on the original splayed legs....
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Antique Early 1800s English Regency Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Gold

Blue Gray Upholstery with Metal Gloss Lacquer Leg Dining Chair, Tom Dixon
Located in Tulsa, OK
Fat dining chair by Tom Dixon Designed to hug the body and allowing for multiple sitting positions, this dining chair is upholstered using Hero by Kvadrat blue gray woolen fabric ...
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2010s English Modern Dining Room Chairs

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Metal

Set of Four Antique Regency Klismos Chairs, Attributed to George Oakley
Located in London, GB
An exceptional set of four early 19th century Regency period dining chairs, of well-shaped Klismos outline and rare generous proportions, attributed to George Oakley, England, circa...
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Antique Early 19th Century British Regency Dining Room Chairs

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Brass

4 Orangery Dining Chairs Industrial Anodized Wrought Steel
Located in Newcastle upon Tyne, GB
An attractive set of industrial design anodized steel handwrought orangery chairs.
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Mid-20th Century English Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Steel

Twelve English Regency Period Brass Inlaid Dining Chairs
Located in Lymington, GB
A set of eight English Regency period brass-inlaid dining chairs, with a set of four similar, circa 1815. In simulated rosewood with profuse fine cut-brass panels in the top rails...
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Antique 1810s English Regency Chairs

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Brass

Set of Six English Regency Walnut Dining or Library Armchairs
Located in Rio Vista, CA
Distinctive 19th century set of six English Regency bronze mounted walnut dining armchairs or library armchairs. The chairs feature an Arts & Crafts era needlepoint decorated seat wi...
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Antique 19th Century English Regency Dining Room Chairs

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Brass, Bronze

Set of Four Cool 'Omstak' Perforated Metal Chairs by Rodney Kinsman
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Set of four 'Omstak' perforated metal chairs designed by Rodney Kinsman in 1971 and produced by Bieffeplast. A TRIBUTE TO BIEFFE AND Bieffeplast, 31 January 2018 On February 1...
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Vintage 1970s English Post-Modern Dining Room Chairs

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Steel, Chrome

Six Regency Klismos Dining Chairs, Attributed to George Oakley
Located in London, GB
An exceptional set of six early 19th century Regency period dining chairs, of well-shaped Klismos outline and rare generous proportions, attributed to George Oakley, England, circa ...
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Antique Early 19th Century British Regency Dining Room Chairs

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Brass

Antique English Set of 16 Arts & Crafts Oak Dining Chairs by Shapland & Petter
Located in Glasgow, GB
A rare set of sixteen good Arts & Crafts oak high back dining chairs by Shapland & Petter and dating to circa 1900. Comprising one carver armchair and fifteen side chairs, each with ...
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Antique Early 1900s English Arts and Crafts Dining Room Chairs

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Metal

Vintage Retro Brown and Black Fabric Dining Chairs by Pieff, Set of 4
Located in London, GB
Designed and made by British furniture house Pieff, this set of four dining chairs is a fantastic example of Classic 1970s design. Featuring chrome cantilever frames, the chairs h...
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Vintage 1970s British Mid-Century Modern Dining Room Chairs

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Chrome

Rare Early 1940s PEL Bakelite Seat Dining Chairs, Set of Eight
Located in Hook, Hampshire
Rare early 1940s PEL Bakelite seat dining chairs – Set of eight – Other quantities available Set of six rare early 1940s vintage PEL stacking Bakelite seat dining chairs. PEL was th...
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Vintage 1940s British Dining Room Chairs

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Metal

Rare Early 1940s PEL Bakelite Seat Dining Chair, Good Quantities Available
Located in Hook, Hampshire
Rare Early 1940s PEL Bakelite seat dining chair – Good quantities available Rare early 1940s vintage PEL stacking Bakelite seat dining chair – various quantities available. PEL was ...
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Vintage 1940s British Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Metal

Eight Regency Brass Inlaid Klismos Dining Chairs, Attributed to George Oakley
Located in London, GB
An exceptional set of eight early 19th century Regency period dining chairs, of well-shaped Klismos outline and rare generous proportions, attributed to George Oakley, England, circa...
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Antique Early 19th Century British Regency Dining Room Chairs

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Brass

Set of 12 Period 19th Century English Regency Mahogany Dining Chairs
Located in Charleston, SC
Great set of 12 periods 19th century English Regency mahogany dining chairs in an attractive upholstery. Chairs are hand carved mahogany with brass inlaid in to the backs. 10 side...
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Antique 19th Century English Regency Dining Room Chairs

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Brass

Set of Six English Barley Twist Chairs from the 19th Century
Located in Cookeville, TN
This beautiful set of six English oak chairs will make a statement in any dining room. These clean lined chairs start at the bottom with a small bun foot. Rising to two simple cubes ...
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Antique 19th Century English Jacobean Dining Room Chairs

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Bronze

Set of Eight Chrome Black Faux Alligator Crocodile Patina Leather Dining Chairs
Located in London, GB
We are delighted to this suite of eight-chromed X-frame base crocodile or alligator patina leather dining chairs A very decorative and good looking suite of chairs, they each have...
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20th Century English Modern Dining Room Chairs

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Chrome

12 Neil Busby Dragon Carver Dining Armchairs Leather 22-Carat Gold Tips
Located in London, GB
We are delighted to offer for sale this one of a kind suite of 12 original Neil Busby solid mahogany dining chairs with 22ct gold detailing RRP £36,000 I have the matching, again ...
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20th Century English Modern Dining Room Chairs

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Gold Plate

Vintage Retro pink Fabric Dining Chairs by Pieff, Set of 6
Located in Gemmerich, DE
Designed and made by British furniture house Pieff, this set of six dining chairs is a fantastic example of Classic 1970s design. Featuring chrome cantilever frames. The chrome...
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Mid-20th Century English Mid-Century Modern Chairs

Materials

Chrome

Set of Ten 19th Century Regency Mahogany Dining Chairs
Located in Essex, MA
Set of ten rare and fine period Regency chairs in carved mahogany. Neoclassical draped form with applied ormolu mounts of Athemion and wheat sheaves. Two armchairs and eight sides. B...
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Antique Early 19th Century English Regency Dining Room Chairs

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Ormolu

Suite of Regency Grain-Painted Dining Chairs
Located in Locust Valley, NY
Suite of ten Regency Grain-Painted Dining Chairs, in tiger grain-painted wood with brass inlay on backs and antique silk cushions. Excellent condition.
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Antique Late 19th Century English Regency Dining Room Chairs

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Brass

1950s James Leonard Esavian ESA Upholstered Stacking Chairs, Set of Five
Located in Hook, Hampshire
1950s James Leonard Esavian ESA upholstered stacking dining chairs, side chairs, set of five 1950s James Leonard Esavian ESA upholstered stacking dining chairs, side chairs, set o...
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Vintage 1950s British Dining Room Chairs

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Aluminum

1950s James Leonard Esavian ESA Upholstered Stacking Dining Chairs, Side Chairs
Located in Hook, Hampshire
1950s James Leonard Esavian ESA upholstered stacking dining chairs, side chairs, pair blue frame 1950s James Leonard Esavian ESA upholstered stacking dining chairs, side chairs, p...
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Vintage 1950s British Dining Room Chairs

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Aluminum

1950s James Leonard Esavian Esa Upholstered Stacking Dining Chairs
Located in Hook, Hampshire
1950s James Leonard Esavian ESA upholstered stacking dining chairs – side chairs – pair aluminium frame. We have always loved the work of James Leonard for Esavian and we rarely come...
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Vintage 1950s English Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Aluminum

1950s James Leonard Esavian ESA Upholstered Stacking Chairs, Set of Four
Located in Hook, Hampshire
1950s James Leonard Esavian ESA upholstered stacking dining chairs, side chairs, set of four. We have always loved the work of James Leonard for Esavian and we rarely come across the...
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Vintage 1950s British Dining Room Chairs

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Aluminum

Six Rosewood English Regency Style Dining Room Chairs
Located in New York, NY
Six rosewood English Regency style dining room chairs. The seats are suede upholstery, have brass trimming and the back of the chairs has inlay pattern. Armchairs measures: 34 H ...
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Antique 19th Century English Regency Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Brass

Set of 12 Renaissance Style Carved Oak and Leather Upholstered Dining Chairs
Located in LOS ANGELES, CA
Antique Renaissance Revival oakwood chairs with a dark finish and brown leather seat and back, finished with large nailhead detail. Carved block legs joined with stretcher. Nice medi...
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Antique 19th Century English Renaissance Revival Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Metal

1950s Edwin Cinch Set of Four Dining Chairs
Located in Hook, Hampshire
1950s Edwin Cinch set of four dining chairs 1950s vintage Edwin Cinch set of four dining chairs with original painted finish and Rexine style upholstery. Edwin Cinch was best know...
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Vintage 1950s English Dining Room Chairs

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Aluminum

  • 1950s Edwin Cinch Set of Four Dining Chairs
  • 1950s Edwin Cinch Set of Four Dining Chairs
  • 1950s Edwin Cinch Set of Four Dining Chairs
  • 1950s Edwin Cinch Set of Four Dining Chairs
H 32.68 in. W 15.75 in. D 17.72 in.
1960s Dare Inglis Vintage/Retro Dining Chairs in Teak, Set of Six
Located in Hook, Hampshire
Set of six 1960s Dare Inglis vintage/retro stacking dining chairs in teak. Dare Inglis was one of the numerous English chair producers that emerged in the post war period. These chai...
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Vintage 1940s British Mid-Century Modern Dining Room Chairs

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Metal

Rare Early 1940s PEL Bakelite Seat Dining Chairs, Set of Four
Located in Hook, Hampshire
Rare early 1940s PEL Bakelite seat dining chairs, set of four Rare early 1940s vintage PEL stacking Bakelite seat dining chairs, various quantities available. PEL was the first ma...
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Vintage 1940s British Mid-Century Modern Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Metal

1950s Exceptional Pair of Cox Dining Chairs
Located in Hook, Hampshire
1950s exceptional pair of Cox dining chairs 1950s exceptional pair of vintage stacking Cox dining chairs. This is a lovely original pair of Cox chairs. You rarely see the canvas one...
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Vintage 1950s British Mid-Century Modern Dining Room Chairs

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Metal

  • 1950s Exceptional Pair of Cox Dining Chairs
  • 1950s Exceptional Pair of Cox Dining Chairs
  • 1950s Exceptional Pair of Cox Dining Chairs
  • 1950s Exceptional Pair of Cox Dining Chairs
H 22.05 in. W 17.33 in. D 21.26 in.
1940s Set of Six Pel/COX Metal Tubular Metal Dining Chairs with Canvas Seats
By COX
Located in Hook, Hampshire
1940s vintage set of six Pel/COX Metal tubular metal dining chairs with original canvas seats. One of the all time Classic British chairs inspired by the contemporary designs of Bauh...
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Vintage 1940s British Mid-Century Modern Dining Room Chairs

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Metal

1950s Set of Four James Leonard Esavian ESA Dining/Side Upholstered Chairs
Located in Hook, Hampshire
1950s set of four James Leonard Esavian ESA dining/side upholstered chairs We have always loved the work of James Leonard for Esavian and we rarely come across the upholstered sid...
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Vintage 1950s British Mid-Century Modern Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Aluminum

1930s Evertaut Cross Back Dining Chair
Located in Hook, Hampshire
1930s Evertaut cross back dining chair 1930s vintage Evertaut cross back dining chair. In its heyday Evertaut was the British competitor to Tolix, Multipl’s and Fibrocit. This chair...
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Vintage 1930s British Art Deco Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Steel

  • 1930s Evertaut Cross Back Dining Chair
  • 1930s Evertaut Cross Back Dining Chair
  • 1930s Evertaut Cross Back Dining Chair
  • 1930s Evertaut Cross Back Dining Chair
H 33.08 in. W 16.54 in. D 18.9 in.
1940s Set of Four Pel/Cox Metal Tubular Metal Dining Chairs with Canvas Seats
By COX
Located in Hook, Hampshire
1940s vintage set of four Pel/Cox metal tubular metal dining chairs with original canvas seats. One of the all time Classic British chairs inspired by the contemporary designs of Bau...
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Vintage 1940s British Mid-Century Modern Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Metal

1940s Set of Eight Pel/Cox Metal Tubular Metal Dining Chairs With Canvas Seats
By COX
Located in Hook, Hampshire
1940s vintage set of eight Pel/Cox Metal tubular metal dining chairs with original canvas seats. One of the all-time Classic British chairs inspired by the contemporary designs of Ba...
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Vintage 1940s British Mid-Century Modern Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Metal

Set of Six Rustic Leather Chairs
Located in New York City, NY
Set of six English chairs with turned wooden frame, original leather - beautiful rustic patina, with brass nailheads. All chairs are on casters. Measure seat: 18\"h.
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Antique 19th Century English Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Brass

  • Set of Six Rustic Leather Chairs
  • Set of Six Rustic Leather Chairs
  • Set of Six Rustic Leather Chairs
  • Set of Six Rustic Leather Chairs
H 35 in. W 19 in. D 19 in.
Set of Four Gun Metal Grey Stacking Chairs Tolix V2 with Upholstered Seat Pad
Located in London, GB
We are delighted to offer for sale this stunning set of vintage Tolix V2 stacking chairs in Gun metal grey A nice vintage distressed set, they are light weight, they stack well, t...
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20th Century English Modern Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Metal

Set of Six English Regency Side Chairs
Located in Wilson, NC
Set of six English Regency side chairs are fruitwood with floral brass medallions in the center cross splat. Each has bobbin turned crest rail, cross splat, and stiles. The front leg...
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Antique Early 19th Century English Regency Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Brass

  • Set of Six English Regency Side Chairs
  • Set of Six English Regency Side Chairs
  • Set of Six English Regency Side Chairs
  • Set of Six English Regency Side Chairs
H 33.5 in. W 17 in. D 19 in.
Set of 4 Bruno Pollak Bauhaus RP-7 Chairs for PEL Oldbury, 1932
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Set of 4 Bruno Polak Bauhaus stacking chairs with tubular chrome frames. In original condition with visible wear to the leather and some chrome loss. Very original condition. Set price.
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Vintage 1930s English Mid-Century Modern Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Metal, Chrome

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British Metal Dining Room Chairs For Sale on 1stDibs

Find a variety of british metal dining room chairs available on 1stDibs. We have 53 antique and vintage british metal dining room chairs in-stock, while there are 13 modern editions to choose from as well. British metal dining room chairs have been produced for many years, with earlier versions available from the 18th Century and newer variations made as recently as the 21st Century. British metal dining room chairs are generally popular furniture pieces, but Regency, Mid-Century Modern and Modern styles are often sought at 1stDibs. There have been many well-made british metal dining room chairs over the years, but those made by And Objects, COX and James Leonard are often thought to be among the most beautiful.

How Much are British Metal Dining Room Chairs?

The average selling price for at 1stDibs is $3,375, while they’re typically $99 on the low end and $77,892 highest priced.

Finding the Right Dining Room Chairs for You

No matter what your dream dining experience looks like, 1stDibs has upholstered dining-room chairs, wood dining-room chairs and more to outfit any space designated for a good meal, be it in your home or in the great outdoors.

In the early 18th century, most dining-room furniture was designed to look masculine. In America, dining rooms weren’t even much of a concept until the late 1700s, when a space set aside specifically for dining became a part of the construction of homes for the wealthy. Dining-room chairs of the era were likely made of walnut or oak. In Europe, neoclassical dining chairs emerged during the 1750s owing to nostalgia for classical antiquity, while the curving chair crests of Queen Anne furniture in the United States preceded the artistically bold seat backs that characterized the Chippendale chairs that followed. If there weren't enough dining chairs at suppertime in the American colonies, men were prioritized and women stood.

Dining rooms of today, however, allow space for people of any gender to have a seat at the table. Modern styles introduce innovative design choices that play with shape and style. Icons of mid-century modern dining-room chairs are plentiful: With its distinctive bentwood back, there is the DCW dining chair by Charles and Ray Eames, while Hans Wegner's timeless classic, the Wishbone chair, remains relevant and elegant decades after its debut. Stefano Giovannoni's White Rabbit dining chairs, in their lovable polyethylene biomorphism, reinvent what dining can look like.

Today's wide range of dining-room chairs also means that they can now be styled in different ways, bringing functionality and fun to any dining space. No longer do tables have to be accompanied by a matching set of seats. Skillfully mixing and matching colors and designs allows you to showcase your personality without sacrificing the cohesion of a given space.

By furnishing your dining room with cozy chairs — vintage, antique or otherwise — family time can extend far beyond mealtime. The plush upholstery of Victorian-style dining-room chairs is perfect for game nights that stretch from dinner to midnight snack. Outdoor tables and dining chairs can also present an excellent opportunity for bonding and eating — what goes better with a delicious meal than fresh air, anyway?

Whether you prefer your chairs streamlined and stackable or ornate and one of a kind, the offerings on 1stDibs will elevate your mealtime and beyond.