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Antique Dining Chair Suite, English, Walnut, Set of 5 Chairs, Gillow, Victorian



This is an antique dining chair suite. An English, walnut set of 5 chairs by Gillows of Lancaster and dating to the Victorian period, circa 1850. Appealing dish-back form with rose blush hues The suite displays a desirable aged patina Select walnut displays rich caramel hues and fine grain interest High-quality textile, benefiting from a recent professional upholstering Gently curving top rail with shaped, carved backrest Arcing stretcher with scroll detail for added support Soft, traditionally stuffed seats finished in soft-touch fabric Trimmed with fine pink brocade, adding further elegance Seat frame stamped with the 'Gillow' maker's mark Rear leg features a discrete craftsman's mark reading H. Doyle - most likely a respected Gillows craftsman Standing upon a pair of turned front legs, with gently tapered rear legs Front legs riding upon a pair of brass castors This is a delightful suite of antique dining chairs from a highly renowned furniture maker. Solid joints and construction, delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home. Dimensions: Max width 48cm (19") Max depth 53cm (20.75") Max height 87.5cm (34.5") Cushion width 48cm (19") Cushion depth 42cm (16.5") Cushion height 48.5cm (19") We offer a 100% satisfaction guarantee with all of our antiques.


  • Dimensions
    Height: 34.45 in. (87.5 cm)Width: 18.9 in. (48 cm)Depth: 20.87 in. (53 cm)Seat Height: 19.1 in. (48.5 cm)
  • Style
    Victorian (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1850
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. Presented in very good antique condition.
  • Seller Location
    Hele, Devon, GB
  • Reference Number
    Seller: 18.61721stDibs: LU2645317131172

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    Estimated Customs Duties & Taxes to the Continental US: $0.
    Ships From: Hele, Devon, United Kingdom
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 14 days of delivery.

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