Exquisite Set of Ten Klismos Cane Dining Chairs by Baker, circa 1958 For Sale
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Exquisite Set of Ten Klismos Cane Dining Chairs by Baker, circa 1958

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The rarest of the rare: An exceptional, meticulously restored set of ten (10) cane back Klismos dining chairs by Baker Furniture, circa 1958. This design is routinely attributed to the esteemed Michael Taylor. Expertly crafted solid cherry construction with stellar lines and detail. Finished in a mellow walnut stain - aged to absolute perfection. Delicate cane panel inset back. Undoubtedly one of the most beautiful and coveted chair designs in the Baker archive. Beyond fabulous. Excellent restored condition. The chairs have been professionally cleaned and re-lacquered. The wood demonstrates stunning warmth, depth and luster. All cane is intact and complete. Expert custom upholstery in a stunning neutral textured Larsen fabric. Sturdy, comfortable and intended for heavy regular use. The set is completely installation ready. There are two (2) host and eight (8) side chairs. The host chairs measure: 21.5 inches wide, 32.5 inches high (back), 17 inches deep, 20.5 inch seat height, 26.5 inch (arm). Measurements noted are per the side chairs. Retains the maker mark. The price listed is for the set of eight (8). Custom upholstery service is available.

Details

  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1958
  • Period
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Condition Details
    Excellent Restored Condition. Meticulous expert professional restoration. All cane is intact and complete. All work performed and condition is detailed in the post narrative. The set is shipped completely installation ready.
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    H 32.5 in. x W 19.75 in. x D 17 in.H 82.55 cm x W 50.17 cm x D 43.18 cm
  • Seat Height
    20.5 in. (52.07 cm)
  • Seller Location
    Atlanta, GA
  • Sold As
    Set of 10
  • Reference Number
    LU1152212868522
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