Set of Four French Napoleon III Dining Chairs with Upholstery, circa 1870

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A handsome and very comfortable set of four French dining chairs with upholstered back and seat. Ebonized frame has carved crest and apron, turned front legs with casters and turned back spindles. From the reign of Napoleon III, France, circa 1870.
Measure: 20" wide x 21" deep x 38" high.
Note: Ebonized frame has been restored, with joints tightened prior to re-upholstering with muslim. Seats have original eight-way, hand-tied spring construction.

Details

  • Period
    Late 19th Century
  • Materials and Techniques
    Turned   Upholstery
    Ebonized   Wood
    Carved
  • Condition
    Excellent. Restored and French polished, re-upholstered. Jute strapping replaced, original springs hand sewn to strapping and eight way hand tied. Fresh cotton batting over original horse hair and covered in muslin. Original burlap form preserved on seat back..
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Dimensions
    38 in. H x 20 in. W x 21 in. D
    97 cm H x 51 cm W x 53 cm D
  • Seller Location
    Miami, FL
  • Number of Items
    4
  • Reference Number
    LU98818257043
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