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Edward Wormley for Dunbar Dining Chairs, Set of 8

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A set of 8 rare dining chairs designed by Edward Wormley for Dunbar. This set features two arm or "Captain's" chairs along with 6 side chairs. Great form with a gentle curved back and unique back legs almost reminiscent of Scandinavian design from the same time period. Chairs front legs feature brass ferrules. As with most Wormley designs, these demonstrate his use of blending traditional and modern elements to create timeless pieces. Dimensions: Armchairs 36” tall 22.5” wide 24” deep 26.5” arm height Side Chairs 33” tall 21.5” wide 23” deep These would work well in a variety of interior schemes such as traditional, mid century, Scandinavian, organic, etc.
  • Creator:
    Dunbar Furniture (Maker),Edward Wormley (Designer)
  • Dimensions:
    Height: 36 in (91.44 cm)Width: 22.5 in (57.15 cm)Depth: 24 in (60.96 cm)Seat Height: 19.5 in (49.53 cm)
  • Sold As:
    Set of 8
  • Style:
    Mid-Century Modern (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques:
  • Place of Origin:
  • Period:
  • Date of Manufacture:
    1940s
  • Condition:
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses. Minor fading. Wear to wood components such as scratches, indents, discolorations (most wear concentrated towards bottom of the legs and could likely be touched up vs. full refinish). Upholstery showing some soiling towards the seat back tops.
  • Seller Location:
    St.Petersburg, FL
  • Reference Number:
    Seller: Dunbar 1940s dining- set of 8- Dave1stDibs: LU802938905162
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