Swedish Biedermeier Karl Johan Birchwood Side Chairs, circa 1830-Provenance For Sale
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Swedish Biedermeier Karl Johan Birchwood Side Chairs, circa 1830-Provenance

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Remarkable pair of Swedish Biedermeier Karl Johan period highly detailed Birchwood side chairs. Featuring tapered legs, inspired multi-curvilinear back slats with diamond shape ebony, ebony diamond on back rail and seat apron, ebony Greek key lower back rail in a classic elegant form. May be the original green velvet seat upholstery. The aged birchwood patina is glowing and refined, this patina is only achieved through time, and only seen in the most sophisticated homes or museums. This is Baroness Rothschild style, one of the most historically celebrated arbiters of taste and style. Impart a Classic sophisticated touch with Biedermeier furniture, which mixes so beautifully with modern interiors as well. Provenance: Provenance-The Harkness Family Estates—The Founder and Financier of Standard Oil along with partners, 19th century Titans of Industry Rockefeller and Flagler. There lavish lifestyle and homes are a part of America’s history.

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  • Materials and Techniques
  • Condition
  • Condition Details
    Very good antique condition-age appropriate signs of use-beautiful aged wood patina never refinished. velvet seat upholstery worn
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    H 35 in. x W 16.5 in. x D 15.75 in.H 88.9 cm x W 41.91 cm x D 40.01 cm
  • Seat Height
    18.25 in. (46.36 cm)
  • Seller Location
    West Palm Beach, FL
  • Sold As
    Set of 2
  • Reference Number
    LU97338241393
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