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French Méridienne / Chaise Longue circa 1850 Re-Upholstered in De Ploeg Wool


A French Napoleon III Méridienne or chaise longue that was made circa 1850 This Méridienne has been fully restored by a traditional crafted professional upholsterer Photo 2 show the original Méridienne in as found condition and the process of stripping down the piece for the full restoration of the interior Photo 3 show the upholstery process with new strapping, cotton padding and the tufted De Ploeg Wool fabric The interior has been totally refurbished in the classic way, the steel interior springs have been positioned back in place with Henna cord and the bottom has new cotton strapping that we put over the existing strapping that was worn in a few places We used high quality De Ploeg Wool upholstery in a fresh of- white fabric leaving the legs with the original aged and patinated look This Méridienne is ready again for a new life in a bespoke interior.


  • Period
  • Materials and techniques
    Wool, Cotton, Seagrass, Oak
  • Condition
    Good. New upholstery with refurbished interior, legs show wear consistent with age and use preserving a beautiful old original patina Detailed condition report available upon request.
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions

    H 34.26 in. x W 28.75 in. x D 61.82 in.

    H 87 cm x W 73 cm x D 157 cm

  • Seat height
    15.75 in. (40 cm)
  • Seller location
    bergen op zoom, NL
  • Reference number

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