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Oversized "Napoleon Hat" Biedermeier Armchairs

$2,950per set


This neoclassical design, fondly referred to as "Napoleon Hat" because of the shape of the curving back crest, these chairs were designed to be used in a living room setting, as occasional conversational chairs which could be easily moved as the events required. Deep, comfortable and oversized, they can also be utilized as head of table chairs at a dining table, or as office seating.


  • Dimensions
    Height: 35.5 in. (90.17 cm)Width: 23.25 in. (59.06 cm)Depth: 23 in. (58.42 cm)Seat Height: 19 in. (48.26 cm)
  • Sold As
    Set of 2
  • Style
    Biedermeier (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1880
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor fading.
  • Seller Location
    New York, NY
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: 1305029294237

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    Ships From: New York, NY
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