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High Back Adirondack Chair
Located in Los Angeles, CA
White painted High Back Adirondack chair.   
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20th Century American Adirondack Vintage Adirondack Chairs

Materials

Wood, Paint

  • High Back Adirondack Chair
  • Vintage High Back Adirondack Chair
  • High Back Adirondack Chair
  • Vintage High Back Adirondack Chair
H 37 in W 29 in D 33 in
20th C Adirondack Chairs, Pair
Located in Los Angeles, CA
20th C Adirondack chairs - pair.
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20th Century American Adirondack Vintage Adirondack Chairs

Materials

Wood

  • 20th C Adirondack Chairs, Pair
  • Vintage 20th C Adirondack Chairs, Pair
  • 20th C Adirondack Chairs, Pair
  • Vintage 20th C Adirondack Chairs, Pair
H 37 in W 27 in D 24 in
20th C Adirondack Chairs, Pair
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Wonderful pair of 20thc Adirondack arm chairs. Great color. We had these re- tightened for strength
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1960s American Adirondack Vintage Adirondack Chairs

Materials

Wood

  • 20th C Adirondack Chairs, Pair
  • Vintage 20th C Adirondack Chairs, Pair
  • 20th C Adirondack Chairs, Pair
  • Vintage 20th C Adirondack Chairs, Pair
H 37 in W 27 in D 24 in
Fauvist San Francisco Nocturnal Landscape with Adirondack Chair
By Allie William Skelton
Located in Soquel, CA
Bold and vibrant Fauvist nocturnal landscape with bright yellow Adirondack chair by Allie "Bill
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1980s Fauvist Vintage Adirondack Chairs

Materials

Canvas, Acrylic

Pair of Carved Wood and Rawhide High Back Adirondack Chairs
Located in Rio Vista, CA
Grand, rustic pair of hand-hewn adirondack chairs featuring high backs with leather rawhide seat
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20th Century American Adirondack Vintage Adirondack Chairs

Materials

Leather, Fabric, Wood

Folk Art Adirondack Chairs with Table and Folding Umbrella
Located in Port Jervis, NY
One of a kind pieces, set of 7 includes two-seat bench 3 adirondack Classic style chairs 1 wheel
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1930s American Adirondack Vintage Adirondack Chairs

Materials

Wood, Paint

Pair of Studio Adirondack Southwest Chairs and Table
Located in Palm Springs, CA
Pair of Studio Adirondack chairs and table. A skyscraper and southwest pattern. The table has an
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1960s American Adirondack Vintage Adirondack Chairs

Materials

Wood

Set of 4 Modern Rustic Organic Chairs Solid Wood Adirondack Lumber
Located in BROOKLYN, NY
Set of 4 modern rustic organic adirondack chairs solid wood details. Simple log rustic studio craft
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1970s American Mid-Century Modern Vintage Adirondack Chairs

Materials

Wood

Adirondack High Back Chairs, Pair
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Adirondack high back chairs wonderful pair of lounge chairs. very comfortable and very strong and
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1950s Adirondack Vintage Adirondack Chairs

Materials

Wood

  • Adirondack High Back Chairs, Pair
  • Vintage Adirondack High Back Chairs, Pair
  • Adirondack High Back Chairs, Pair
  • Vintage Adirondack High Back Chairs, Pair
H 39 in W 34.5 in D 32 in
Adirondack High Back Chairs, Pair
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Adirondack high back chairs - pair.
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20th Century American Adirondack Vintage Adirondack Chairs

Materials

Wood

  • Adirondack High Back Chairs, Pair
  • Adirondack High Back Chairs, Pair
  • Adirondack High Back Chairs, Pair
  • Adirondack High Back Chairs, Pair
H 39 in W 34.5 in D 32 in
Rustic Primitive Adirondack Twig Rocking Chair
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Primitive, Adirondack, craftsman rocking chair features a rustic twig frame with contoured, slat
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Mid-20th Century American Adirondack Vintage Adirondack Chairs

Materials

Twig, Cherry, Bentwood

American Twig Adirondack Rocking Chair
Located in Water Mill, NY
Vintage American twig Adirondack painted rocking chair.
Category

20th Century American Vintage Adirondack Chairs

Materials

Wood

Vintage Adirondack Tree Branch Twig Arts & Crafts Primitive Rocker Rocking Chair
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Vintage Adirondack tree branch twig Arts & Crafts primitive rocker rocking chair. Item features
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Mid-20th Century Adirondack Vintage Adirondack Chairs

Materials

Wood

Adirondack Old Hickory Style Tree Branch Wood Frame Rattan Lounge Chairs a Pair
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Vintage Adirondack Old Hickory Style Tree Branch wood Frame Rattan lounge chairs - a Pair. Item
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Mid-20th Century Adirondack Vintage Adirondack Chairs

Materials

Rattan, Wood

Antique Old Hickory Furniture Rocking Arm Chair No. 21 Rocker Adirondack Lodge
By Old Hickory Furniture Company
Located in Dayton, OH
"Antique circa 1930s #21 rocking chair by Old Hickory Furniture Company of Martinsville, Indiana
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1930s Adirondack Vintage Adirondack Chairs

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Rattan, Hardwood

Set of 4 American Rustic Ben Davis Adirondack Side Chairs
Located in New York, NY
Set of 4 American Rustic Adirondack side chairs with spindle back and knotted trim (att: Ben Davis)
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1940s American Rustic Vintage Adirondack Chairs

Materials

Wood

Pair of Hickory Wood Adirondack Sidechairs
Located in Tarrytown, NY
Pair of hickory wood Adirondack side chairs with wicker seats.
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1990s Vintage Adirondack Chairs

Materials

Hickory

Pair of McGuire Organic Modern Rattan Pole Lounge Chairs
By McGuire
Located in Rio Vista, CA
could also serve as adirondack chairs. The rattan and leather have a warm honey toned finish. Excellent
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20th Century American Organic Modern Vintage Adirondack Chairs

Materials

Leather, Rattan, Oak

Old Hickory Arm Chairs -Pair
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Early 20Thc Old Hickory arm chairs with leather seats and amazing original worn patina. These ranch
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1940s American Adirondack Vintage Adirondack Chairs

Materials

Leather, Hickory

  • Old Hickory Arm Chairs -Pair
  • Old Hickory Arm Chairs -Pair
  • Old Hickory Arm Chairs -Pair
  • Old Hickory Arm Chairs -Pair
H 38 in W 26 in D 22 in
Old hickory Pair of Arm Chairs
Located in Los Angeles, CA
1930's Old hickory arm chairs in a dark varnished finish. The condition are pristine and very
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1930s American Adirondack Vintage Adirondack Chairs

Materials

Hickory

  • Old hickory Pair of Arm  Chairs
  • Old hickory Pair of Arm  Chairs
  • Old hickory Pair of Arm  Chairs
  • Old hickory Pair of Arm  Chairs
H 40 in W 25 in D 19 in
Bar Harbor Style Wicker Chairs -Pair
Located in Los Angeles, CA
These amazing black painted wicker chairs are in a Bar Harbor style and have been sprayed with a
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Late 20th Century American Adirondack Vintage Adirondack Chairs

Materials

Wicker

Vintage Free Form Slab Redwood Lounge Chair Sheep Skin
Located in Pasadena, CA
Vintage Free Form Slab Redwood Lounge Chair Sheep Skin. Great formed burl root wood in large slabs
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Late 20th Century American Adirondack Vintage Adirondack Chairs

Materials

Wood

Bar Harbor Style Wicker Chairs With Sunbrella Fabric Cushions -Pair
Located in Los Angeles, CA
These amazing black painted wicker chairs are in a Bar Harbor style and have been sprayed with a
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Late 20th Century American Adirondack Vintage Adirondack Chairs

Materials

Wicker

Old Hickory Chairs in Brown Suede Leather - Pair
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Pair of Old Hickory Chairs newly upholstered in brown suede seats & backing.These amazing barrel
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1930s American Adirondack Vintage Adirondack Chairs

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Suede, Hickory

Old Hickory Tall-Back Paddle-Arm Chair W/Slat Seats
By Old Hickory Furniture Company
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Old Hickory tall-back paddle-arm chair with slat seat and back, circa 1940. Stamped Old Hickory
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1940s American Adirondack Vintage Adirondack Chairs

Materials

Wood

Set of Four Stick Form Branch & Slat Side Chairs, 20th C
Located in Big Flats, NY
A set of four Old Hickory style dining side chairs offer stick form branch and slat construction
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20th Century American Adirondack Vintage Adirondack Chairs

Materials

Wood

20thc Italian Club Chairs
Located in Pasadena, CA
20thc Italian Club Chairs with wooden legs. The fabric is clean and has a wonderful 60-70s feel
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1970s American Adirondack Vintage Adirondack Chairs

Materials

Fabric, Wood

  • 20thc Italian Club Chairs
  • 20thc Italian Club Chairs
  • 20thc Italian Club Chairs
  • 20thc Italian Club Chairs
H 29.5 in W 33.5 in D 34.5 in
Midcentury Out Door Chairs in Old White Paint, Pair
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This funky pair of lawn or beach chairs are in old white painted surface. The undercoat is in robin
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Mid-20th Century American Adirondack Vintage Adirondack Chairs

Materials

Metal

Carl Koch for Vermont Tubbs Sno Shu Chair, Circa 1950s
By Carl Koch, Vermont Tubbs Furniture
Located in Peabody, MA
Circa 1950s rawhide woven Adirondack style chair by Vermont Tubbs Snowshoe company designed by
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1950s American Adirondack Vintage Adirondack Chairs

Materials

Hide, Wood

Old Hickory Barrel Back Rocking Chair
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Fantastic old hickory barrel back rocking chair. Rocker is very Strong.
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20th Century American Adirondack Vintage Adirondack Chairs

Materials

Hickory

  • Old Hickory Barrel Back Rocking Chair
  • Old Hickory Barrel Back Rocking Chair
  • Old Hickory Barrel Back Rocking Chair
  • Old Hickory Barrel Back Rocking Chair
H 31 in W 23 in D 18.5 in
Set of Four Old Hickory Dining Chairs
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Set of four old Hickory dinning chairs with hickory pole spindle backs, saddle-shaped slat seats
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Mid-20th Century American Adirondack Vintage Adirondack Chairs

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Hickory

Old Hickory Accent Chair With Deer Skin Covering
By Old Hickory Furniture Company
Located in Lambertville, NJ
An Old Hickory side chair with deer skin seat and back. The hickory wood frame with natural bark
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20th Century American Adirondack Vintage Adirondack Chairs

Materials

Animal Skin, Hickory

Amish Children's Rocking Chairs From Lancaster, Pa.-3
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Amish hand made children's rocking chairs in fine condition. These rocking chairs are marked
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Late 20th Century American Adirondack Vintage Adirondack Chairs

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Wood

Amish Children's Rocking Chairs From Lancaster, Pa.-3
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Amish hand made children's rocking chairs in fine condition. These rocking chairs are marked
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Late 20th Century American Adirondack Vintage Adirondack Chairs

Materials

Wood

Pair Of Twig And Branch Rustic Style Rocking Chairs
Located in Bridgeport, CT
A very well-Crafted Pair of Adirondack/ Lake House Style Chairs in very good original condition
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20th Century Rustic Vintage Adirondack Chairs

Materials

Twig

Mid-Century Ebonized Rocker or Rocking Chair by Arthur Umanoff for Shaver Howard
By Arthur Umanoff
Located in Southampton, NJ
Blending classic Adirondack construction with striking Japanese lines this rocker is the center of
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Mid-20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Vintage Adirondack Chairs

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Cane, Mahogany

Whimsical rustic Adirondack child’s Vanity Mirror desk and chair studio craft
Located in BROOKLYN, NY
Whimsical rustic Adirondack child’s Vanity Mirror desk and chair American studio craft. Very
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1990s American Adirondack Vintage Adirondack Chairs

Materials

Mirror, Wood

Set of 6 Rustic Adirondack Hooked Rug Arm Chairs
Located in New York, NY
Set of 6 Rustic Adirondack arm chairs with a wood frame having skin backs and upholstered hooked
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20th Century American Rustic Vintage Adirondack Chairs

Materials

Animal Skin

Rustic Adirondack Farmhouse Country Scalloped Slab Side Table Branch Base Stool
Located in Dayton, OH
next to a chair or even as a stool / seat.
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Late 20th Century Adirondack Vintage Adirondack Chairs

Materials

Teak

1950s French Cane Back Chairs, Pair
Located in SAINT LOUIS, MO
A gorgeous pair of French chairs, reminiscent of an Adirondack style. We love the caning with the
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1950s French Adirondack Vintage Adirondack Chairs

Materials

Cane, Mahogany

20th Century Bamboo Table & Chairs
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This fine table & chairs could be used as a card table or dinning table & chairs.The condition is
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Mid-20th Century American Adirondack Vintage Adirondack Chairs

Materials

Bamboo

Unique Wrought Iron Table + Chairs
Located in Hollywood, FL
This is a Unique Wrought Iron Table + Chairs in original condition.
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1930s Swedish Adirondack Vintage Adirondack Chairs

Materials

Wrought Iron

White Painted Metal Table & 2 Chairs
Located in Pasadena, CA
Set of Three Out Door Loung Chairs and Side Table. The metal work is ornate with a great touch of
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Late 20th Century French Adirondack Vintage Adirondack Chairs

Materials

Iron

Unique Wrought Iron Cane Chairs
Located in Hollywood, FL
What can I tell you?? I don`t know what they are, Who made them or what there called but OMG are they Incredible!
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1950s American Adirondack Vintage Adirondack Chairs

Materials

Iron

  • Unique Wrought Iron Cane Chairs
  • Unique Wrought Iron Cane Chairs
  • Unique Wrought Iron Cane Chairs
  • Unique Wrought Iron Cane Chairs
H 53 in W 28 in D 17 in
2 Vintage Folk Art Miniature Adirondak Bent Wood Rocking Doll Arm Chairs 11"
Located in Dayton, OH
Two vintage folk art miniature salesman sample / doll / cabin decor Adirondak chairs featuring
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Late 20th Century Adirondack Vintage Adirondack Chairs

Materials

Bentwood

Art Deco Stick Rattan Lounging Arm Chair
Located in Sheffield, MA
. Stick wicker, rattan, bamboo, lounge chair, arm chair, club chair. Arm h: 24 Seat area: 20 x 21 D.
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1930s American Adirondack Vintage Adirondack Chairs

Materials

Wicker

Pair of Teak Wood Folding Lounging Deck Chairs
Located in Sheffield, MA
, garden lounge or deck chairs with grey weathered patina. Great for indoor or outdoor use. These vintage
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20th Century American Adirondack Vintage Adirondack Chairs

Materials

Teak

Mid-20th Century Child's Old Hickory Upholstered Chair
By Old Hickory Furniture Company
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This amazing hickory children's chair is upholstered in cotton durable fabric and in very good
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Mid-20th Century American Adirondack Vintage Adirondack Chairs

Materials

Hickory

Pair of Westport Style Deck Chairs Hand Painted Backs, Exaggerated Arms
By Thomas Leee
Located in Buffalo, NY
Pair of Westport style deck chairs. Hand painted backs, exaggerated arms, great pair porch / deck
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1970s American Adirondack Vintage Adirondack Chairs

Materials

Wood

Pair French Mid-Century Modern Craftsman Stools / Slipper Chairs, Alexandre Noll
By Alexandre Noll
Located in New York, NY
Two Exquisite French Mid-Century Modern Craftsman slipper chairs / stools or benches in hardwood
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Mid-20th Century French Mid-Century Modern Vintage Adirondack Chairs

Materials

Hardwood

StavOak Dining Game Table & 4 Chairs Jack Daniels’ Barrel Staves Jobie G Redmond
By Jack Daniels
Located in Topeka, KS
Handsome original StavOak dining table or game table and glass top with four (4) chairs designed by
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1980s American Rustic Vintage Adirondack Chairs

Materials

Oak

Pair of Navajo Indian Weaving Eye Dazzler Pillows
Located in Los Angeles, CA
, Individual chairs, bench or a bed. Down and feather inserts and Zippered casing.
Category

20th Century American Adirondack Vintage Adirondack Chairs

Materials

Wool

Early 20th C Old Hickory Hexagonal Shaped Dining Table
Located in Los Angeles, CA
arches and crossed stretchers. It comfortably seats six but could accommodate more people if some chairs
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20th Century American Adirondack Vintage Adirondack Chairs

Materials

Hickory, Wood

Pictorial Crib Quilt
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Pictorial hand sewn quilt with the quote of life is just a chair of bowlies. This funky pictorial
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Mid-20th Century American Adirondack Vintage Adirondack Chairs

Materials

Cotton

  •  Pictorial Crib Quilt
  •  Pictorial Crib Quilt
  •  Pictorial Crib Quilt
  •  Pictorial Crib Quilt
H 0.2 in W 58 in D 45 in
Rustic Blond Root Wood and Embossed Leather Throne Armchair
Located in New York, NY
Rustic Adirondack style oversized arm / throne chair with a blond root wood frame with an angled
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Mid-20th Century Rustic Vintage Adirondack Chairs

Materials

Burl

Rustic Blond Root Wood and Embossed Leather Throne Armchair
Located in New York, NY
Rustic Adirondack style oversized arm / throne chair with a blond root wood frame with an angled
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20th Century American Rustic Vintage Adirondack Chairs

Materials

Leather, Rattan, Wood, Hickory

Spartan Warriors (male nude fantasy)
Located in Wilton Manors, FL
- Inaugural Parade in Washington, DC. Robert was a charter member of the Adirondack Artists Guild. He was also
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1990s Realist Vintage Adirondack Chairs

Materials

Paper, Pencil

Boats Along the Shore - Coastal Seascape in Watercolor on Paper
Located in Soquel, CA
Baltimore heading the art department of Gilman School for 15 years. He then chaired the art department at
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Late 20th Century American Impressionist Vintage Adirondack Chairs

Materials

Paper, Watercolor

Summer Blues (abstract expressionist monoprint)
By David Chamberlain
Located in Wilton Manors, FL
, Architecture, Art SCHOOLS & PROGRAMS Instructor, Photography & Visual Arts 1974-1976 Adirondack Lakes Center
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Late 20th Century Abstract Expressionist Vintage Adirondack Chairs

Materials

Monotype

Summer Blues (abstract expressionist monoprint)
By David Chamberlain
Located in Wilton Manors, FL
, Architecture, Art SCHOOLS & PROGRAMS Instructor, Photography & Visual Arts 1974-1976 Adirondack Lakes Center
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Late 20th Century Abstract Expressionist Vintage Adirondack Chairs

Materials

Monotype

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Shopping for Vintage Adirondack Chairs?

Evoking rusticity and relaxation through simple and elegant designs, vintage Adirondack chairs and other Adirondack furniture originated in the Adirondack Mountains of northeastern New York.

The most famous piece of Adirondack furniture is the Adirondack chair, which dates to 1903. With its ample armrests and sturdy but comfortable slanted seat, the reclined Adirondack chair was designed by Thomas Lee for his own country home. The postwar golden age of modern patio and garden furniture production — led by the likes of Brown Jordan, Knoll, Salterini and Woodard — was decades away at the time, and there were few pieces of furniture specifically created for outdoor use. Lee, a Massachusetts-born Harvard graduate raised in a wealthy family, was no furniture designer. He merely needed a durable, rugged chair for afternoons in the sun while he was vacationing on Lake Champlain in Westport, New York, in the summer. The amateur woodworker used just one wooden plank cut into 11 segments that were jointed together for his now-legendary seat, which is said to have been made of hemlock, hickory or basswood.

The story of the Adirondack chair continues with Lee’s friend, carpenter Harry Bunnell, covertly patenting the chair and going on to produce it as the Westport Plank chair for a growing audience over the next two decades. Over a century later, the Adirondack chair has gone through several design evolutions while maintaining its popularity and basic form with slats of wood such as pine offering comfort both indoors and out.

The widespread demand for rustic Adirondack outdoor furniture was bolstered by the turn-of-the-century establishment of rural escapes to treat diseases such as tuberculosis. The low-slung Adirondack chair became common in these places of convalescence, allowing patients to recline and breathe in the country air. It also complemented the camp-style architecture that was prevalent in the Adirondacks for recreation as well as restoration, where rugged furniture with exposed wood and minimal carving filled interiors and wide porches.

Today, Adirondack chairs are made in a range of materials and can be found around the world, from ski resorts to lakeside piers, their durability and classic form making them an enduring favorite for spending time in nature.

Find vintage Adirondack benches, lounge chairs, decorative objects, folk art and other furniture on 1stDibs.

Finding the Right seating for You

With entire areas of our homes reserved for “sitting rooms,” the value of quality antique and vintage seating cannot be overstated.

Fortunately, the design of side chairs, armchairs and other lounge furniture — since what were, quite literally, the early perches of our ancestors — has evolved considerably.

Among the earliest standard seating furniture were stools. Egyptian stools, for example, designed for one person with no seat back, were x-shaped and typically folded to be tucked away. These rudimentary chairs informed the design of Greek and Roman stools, all of which were a long way from Sori Yanagi's Butterfly stool or Alvar Aalto's Stool 60. In the 18th century and earlier, seats with backs and armrests were largely reserved for high nobility.

The seating of today is more inclusive but the style and placement of chairs can still make a statement. Antique desk chairs and armchairs designed in the style of Louis XV, which eventually included painted furniture and were often made of rare woods, feature prominently curved legs as well as Chinese themes and varied ornaments. Much like the thrones of fairy tales and the regency, elegant lounges crafted in the Louis XV style convey wealth and prestige. In the kitchen, the dining chair placed at the head of the table is typically reserved for the head of the household or a revered guest.

Of course, with luxurious vintage or antique furnishings, every chair can seem like the best seat in the house. Whether your preference is stretching out on a plush sofa, such as the Serpentine, designed by Vladimir Kagan, or cozying up in a vintage wingback chair, there is likely to be a comfy classic or contemporary gem for you on 1stDibs.

With respect to the latest obsessions in design, cane seating has been cropping up everywhere, from sleek armchairs to lounge chairs, while bouclé fabric, a staple of modern furniture design, can be seen in mid-century modern, Scandinavian modern and Hollywood Regency furniture styles.

Admirers of the sophisticated craftsmanship and dark woods frequently associated with mid-century modern seating can find timeless furnishings in our expansive collection of lounge chairs, dining chairs and other items — whether they’re vintage editions or alluring official reproductions of iconic designs from the likes of Hans Wegner or from Charles and Ray Eames. Shop our inventory of Egg chairs, designed in 1958 by Arne Jacobsen, the Florence Knoll lounge chair and more.

No matter your style, the collection of unique chairs, sofas and other seating on 1stDibs is surely worthy of a standing ovation.

Questions About Vintage Adirondack Chairs
  • 1stDibs ExpertSeptember 28, 2021
    The difference between an Adirondack chair and a Muskoka chair can be easily explained in that garden armchairs are called Adirondack in the USA and Muskoka in Canada. While they both have short legs, bent reclining seats, wide armrests and high backs, the Adirondack chair is 2 inches higher from the floor and 2 inches wider. The Adirondack chair uses a flat yoke at the back while Muskoka might use curved yokes. Shop for an Adirondack chair or Muskoka chair on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertFebruary 17, 2023
    To be vintage, a chair typically needs to be at least 20 years old, while a chair older than 100 years is an antique. On 1stDibs, find a variety of antique, vintage and modern dining chairs from some of the world's top sellers.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    Many factors like wood, construction, and patina come into play when you date a vintage chair. If you can’t find a maker’s mark or any other kind of identifying mark on the piece, consult a furniture encyclopedia or a certified expert. On 1stDibs, you’ll find a collection of vintage chairs from some of the world’s top sellers.
  • 1stDibs ExpertJune 15, 2023
    To tell how old a vintage chair is, first try and locate the manufacturer's label, tag or mark. Typically, identifying markings and tags appear under cushions or on the undersides of chairs. You may find that the date of manufacturing appears on the label or tag. If not, check trusted online resources to find out when the manufacturer was in business to make an estimate of the age. When in doubt, enlist the help of a certified appraiser or antiques dealer to help you date a particular chair. Find an assortment of antique, vintage and modern chairs on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertMarch 22, 2022
    To know if your vintage Eames chair is real, check for a reclining mechanism. On original chairs, the back had a permanent reclined position, so no mechanism is necessary. Also, a vintage piece is around 32 inches high, while later reproductions are normally bigger. On 1stDibs, shop a selection of expertly vetted Eames chairs.