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1970's Mastercraft Dining Chairs, Black and Brass, Set of Six

$4,800per set


Elegant and sleek hollywood regency style dining chairs by Mastercraft. These Mid-Century Modern sculptural arm chairs feature unique sloped arm rests, curved back rests, original black lacquer wood H-frames with gold/brass metal trim and brass metal inlaid detailing. These unique chairs can be used as occasional chairs in a living room or lounge setting. Designed by Mastercraft designer/co-founder William Doezema circa 1960s - 1970s. Some chairs with original Mastercraft labels attached to bottom.


  • Creator
    Mastercraft (Manufacturer)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 41.5 in. (105.41 cm)Width: 20.5 in. (52.07 cm)Depth: 26.5 in. (67.31 cm)Seat Height: 18 in. (45.72 cm)
  • Sold As
    Set of 6
  • Style
    Mid-Century Modern (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. Surface wear to frames & brass. Scuffs, paint loss, dings to wood frames. Glue residue to some arms. Some lifting to brass trim. Staining & tears to upholstery. Frames structurally sturdy but do need professional refinishing and reupholstering.
  • Seller Location
    Lambertville, NJ
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU114927393523

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    Ships From: Lambertville, NJ
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About Mastercraft (Manufacturer)

Compared to that other furniture-makers in historically minded Grand Rapids, Michigan, the work of Mastercraft seems positively flamboyant. The company was founded in 1947 by brothers Charles and William Doezema, who hailed from a long line of cabinetmakers. They went overseas during their service in World War II, and returned home with a plan to make furniture with cosmopolitan flair. Their firm specialized in chairs and case pieces that have modernized traditional forms, finished in exotic wood veneers such as amboyna, yew, burl and fruitwood, and trimmed in brass. Bureaus and credenzas often feature cabinet fronts with decorative brass details such as silhouettes of flowers and birds, or figures that resemble Chinese characters.

     In later years, Mastercraft created chairs and glass-topped coffee tables with brass frames. Some pieces included touches like the Greek key — a motif that appears in the decorative arts of both Asian and European antiquity. After Mastercraft was acquired by industry giant Baker Furniture in 1974, the company produced a large group of case pieces featuring applied brass plaques, acid-etched with semi-abstract forms by the German-born, Vancouver-based artist Bernhard Rohne.

     The latter are some of the most popular Mastercraft pieces, and like all the company’s wares range in price from about $2,000 to $12,000 depending on size, condition and the amount of decorative trim. As you will see on these pages, Mastercraft furnishings made a bold but artful statement — perfect for lending a bit of dash and brawn to a contemporary decor.

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