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Set of Six Swedish Karl Johan Biedermeier Dining Chairs in Birch, circa 1825

$6,750per set


A lovely set of six Karl Johan dining chairs in a light, honey-colored birch wood with newly upholstered seat. Chairs have an arched crest rail, carved acanthus and rosette on back rail, turned front legs and saber rear legs, Sweden, circa 1825. Restored in our atelier with a French-polish finish and reupholstered in a cream-colored cotton twill and corn flower gimp by Robert Allen. Offers a comfortable seat.


  • Dimensions
    Height: 34 in. (86.36 cm)Width: 17.5 in. (44.45 cm)Depth: 19.5 in. (49.53 cm)Seat Height: 18 in. (45.72 cm)
  • Sold As
    Set of 6
  • Style
    Biedermeier (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1825
  • Condition
    Refinished. Reupholstered. Wear consistent with age and use. Chairs are very comfortable. French polished and newly upholstered.
  • Seller Location
    Miami, FL
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU988114645942

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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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