19th Century English Metamorphic Oak Library Chair, circa 1840 For Sale
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19th Century English Metamorphic Oak Library Chair, circa 1840


Fine example of a metamorphic oak library chair which unfolds into a set of sturdy library steps, with a pierced top rail and a midrail above a solid seat and original iron brackets for stability, from England, circa 1840s. The chair is in excellent condition and has a great patina. Measurements: width 15 inches, Folded: height 43 inches, depth 18 inches, Unfolded: height 43 inches, depth 25 inches, seat height 21.5 inches, seat depth 11.5 inches.  


  • Production time
    Available Now
  • Place of origin
  • Date of manufacture
    circa 1840s
  • Period
  • Materials and techniques
  • Condition
    Good. The chair is in excellent condition and has a great patina..
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions

    H 43 in. x W 15 in. x D 25 in.

    H 109.22 cm x W 38.1 cm x D 63.5 cm

  • Seat height
    21.5 in. (54.61 cm)
  • Seller location
    Westport, CT
  • Reference number

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