Jacques Adnet Lounge Chair Restored with Photos of Restoration Process, 1950

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Handsome and rare Jacques Adnet lounge chair recently refinished in beautiful hand-stitched leather by specialist upholsterer 'Couch and Cover' in Antwerp. Lovely brass details to the feet, armrest finishers and buckles.

This chair was in a really sad state when we initially found it in France, the original leather was torn and in some areas completely rotted away but luckily it was complete so we had a reference for the specialist restoration. Please see photos 9 and 10. We have many more detail photos of this chair prior to the restoration process.

We have left the enameled steel frame untouched with its original finish, there are obvious signs of paint loss and wear but we feel it is important to maintain as much originality as possible.

A now wonderful example of a rare Adnet model.

Details

  • Period
    1950-1959
  • Materials and Techniques
    Enameled   Steel
    Hand-Crafted   Leather
    Brass
  • Condition
    Good. New specialist hand stitched leather throughout. The enameled steel frame has been left completely original with signs of patina and wear, we felt it was important to leave obvious signs of originality to maintain as much as oriignality as possible..
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
    Dimensions
    36.42 in. H x 24.21 in. W x 35.63 in. D
    93 cm H x 62 cm W x 91 cm D
  • Seat Height
    14.96 in. (38 cm)
  • Dealer Location
    bergen op zoom, Netherlands
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU93017596713
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2012

Typical response time: 4 hours

Located in bergen op zoom, NL

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