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Set of 10 Antique Swedish Karl Johan Dining Chairs in Mahogany w/ Upholsterery

$14,750per set


An assembled group of ten Karl Johan dining chairs comprising of a set of eight chairs without arms and a pair of arm chairs in mahogany with carved back splat and crest rail with foliate design of acanthus leaves. Side chairs feature turned front legs with saber rear legs, arm chairs have four saber legs. Sweden, circa 1835. Restored in our workshop with a French-polish finish; with newly upholstered seats in Robert Allen cream-colored cotton twill and Kravet Classic tape trim.. Armchair: 21 1/2" wide x 21 1/2" deep x 37 1/2" high (Seat height: 20 1/2"). Side Chair: 18 1/2" wide x 18" deep x 34" high (Seat height: 19").


  • Dimensions
    Height: 34 in. (86.36 cm)Width: 18.5 in. (46.99 cm)Depth: 18 in. (45.72 cm)Seat Height: 19 in. (48.26 cm)
  • Sold As
    Set of 10
  • Style
    Karl Johan (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    Circa 1835
  • Condition
    Reupholstered. Repaired: All loose joints have been cleaned, re-glued and clamped. Chairs have been French-polished in the traditional manner by hand. Seats have been re-upholstered. Refinished. Wear consistent with age and use. French-polish finish with newly upholstered seats in cream-colored cotton twill.
  • Seller Location
    Miami, FL
  • Reference Number
    Seller: SEA002591stDibs: LU98813669672

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Located in Miami, FL

Launched in Miami in 1986, Bonnin Ashley Antiques specializes in 18th- and 19th-century European and American furniture and accessories, with a focus on the Empire, Biedermeier, Regency, Hepplewhite, Gustavian and Karl Johan styles. Their inventory, which also includes older pieces from the 16th and 17th centuries, as well as Asian ant...

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