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Victorian Embroidered Carved Oak Framed Library Reading Chair Gillows Style Legs


We are delighted to offer for sale this absolutely stunning Victorian oak hand-carved Library reading chair with Embroidered tapestry upholstery and Gillows style reeded legs A really very good looking piece in stunning condition throughout, we have lightly cleaned hand waxed and polished the frame and that’s it These chairs were designed for quiet contemplation whilst reading a good book or newspaper, they are very comfortable, well made and nicely proportioned Dimensions: Height 109cm Width 70cm Depth 80cm Please note all measurements are taken at the widest point. This item is available for collection from our Wimbledon warehouses. Condition: Please view the very detailed pictures as they form part of the description around condition Please note vintage period and original items such as leather seating will always have natural patina in the form of cracking creasing and wear, we recommend regular waxing to ensure no moisture is lost, also hand dyed leather is not recommended to sit in direct sunlight for prolonged periods of time as it will dry out and fade.


  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor fading.
  • Dimensions

    H 42.92 in. x W 27.56 in. x D 31.5 in.

    H 109 cm x W 70 cm x D 80 cm

  • Seller location
    London, GB
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