Wrought Iron and Brass Curule Savonarola Chair, Mid-20th Century For Sale
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Wrought Iron and Brass Curule Savonarola Chair, Mid-20th Century

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Stately and wonderful curule or Savonarola chair comprised of wrought iron and cast brass with red velvet. This chair frame is in perfect and beautiful condition and the velvet fabric is in good vintage condition and could be used; but, the foam in the back sling and the seat cushion is hard and crispy and will need replaced. circa 1950s-1970s. Wow! What and incredible and interesting chair. You will feel like a king or queen on this wrought iron and cast brass Savonarola chair. This throne-like chair with its dramatic, classic look is a great character piece for any space, whether fitting in with an elegant and ornate overall style of a room, or standing in contrast to less “fancy” furnishings. This is a fantastic 20th century example of the Savonarola chair, also called Curule chair, X-frame chair, Dante chair, Dantesca chair, or scissors chair…….. but I think you should just call it your chair! And, feel like the royalty you are with your very own throne. Chair Size: • Height – 32.5 inches • Width – 24 inches • Depth – 21 inches • Seat depth – 17.5 inches • Seat height – 17.5 inches • Arm height – 23.5 inches • Weight – 45 pounds Crated Size: • Height – 35 inches • Width – 30 inches • Depth – 29 inches • Weight – 165 pounds.   

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  • Period
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Condition
    Good
  • Condition Details
    This chair frame is in perfect and beautiful condition and the velvet fabric is in good vintage condition and could be used; but, the foam in the back sling and the seat cushion is hard and crispy and will need replaced.
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    H 32.5 in. x W 24 in. x D 21 in.H 82.55 cm x W 60.96 cm x D 53.34 cm
  • Seller Location
    Topeka, KS
  • Seller Reference Number
    414-SEA-091
  • Reference Number
    LU187339289173
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