1 of 11 images

Vintage Dining Table and Eight Chairs by Arthur Brett & Sons

About

A very rare opportunity to own a superb English dining set by the master cabinet makers of Norwich England, Arthur Brett & Sons, dating from the late 20th century. The set comprises a circular dining table with eight chairs. The circular extending dining table of Georgian design, the top with elegant crossbanded decoration and with an extra leaf that can be added or removed as required to suit the occasion. The table is raised on four turned central supports on a square base with four splayed legs that terminate in brass toes and castors. The set of chairs comprises a pair of armchairs and eight side chairs. Made from solid mahogany with wonderful hand-carved decoration, on turned and fluted front legs with sabre back legs, the seats upholstered in rose brocade. Bearing Arthur Brett labels to the underside of the chairs and the table. Condition: In really excellent condition having been rarely used, please see photos for confirmation. Dimensions in cm: Height 71 x width 200 x depth 138 - when fully extended. Height 71 x width 138 x depth 138 - with leaf removed. Height 87 x width 47 x depth 55 - chairs. Height 87 x width 55 x depth 53 - armchairs. Dimensions in inches: Height 2 feet, 4 inches x width 6 feet, 7 inches x depth 4 feet, 6 inches - when fully extended. Height 2 feet, 4 inches x width 4 feet, 6 inches x depth 4 feet, 6 inches - with leaf removed. Height 2 feet, 10 inches x width 1 foot, 6 inches x depth 1 foot, 10 inches - chairs. Height 2 feet, 10 inches x width 1 foot, 10 inches x depth 1 foot, 9 inches - armchairs. Arthur Brett Arthur Brett’s roots in furniture date back five generations as far as the early 19th century with chairmaker John Brett, born in Norfolk in 1815. In 1870, his son Jonathan T. Brett founded the company making and selling furniture with his six sons. One of them, Arthur, an antiques dealer, gradually expanded into reproductions, setting up as Arthur Brett in the 1920s with elegant showrooms in St Giles Street, Norwich. The company’s experience in restoring priceless antiques gave Arthur and his team of craftsmen the expertise to create authentic and museum-standard reproductions. This tradition of quality and craftsmanship continues to the present day. Over the years, the firm has established its reputation for making the finest English furniture, with their committed teams of craftsmen, most of whom have served the firm for decades. They have passed down to successive generations the traditional skills and techniques of which any 18th century cabinetmaker would be proud. With this wealth of history and experience Arthur Brett can offer the finest handcrafted bespoke furniture for 21st century living. Arthur Brett and Arthur Brett Architectural, now make up part of a family of superb traditional furniture brands which represent the best of English Fine furniture-making; gracing the finest homes, financial institutions, hotels and Royal residences internationally.

Details

  • Condition
    Excellent.
  • Dimensions

    H 27.96 in. x W 78.75 in. x D 54.34 in.

    H 71 cm x W 200 cm x D 138 cm

  • Seller location
    London, GB
  • Seller reference number
    07559
  • Sold As
    Set of 9
  • Reference number
    LU95065436323

Shipping, Returns & Payment

  • Shipping

    Global Shipping Available

    View details
  • Return Policy

    Returns can be initiated within 14 days of delivery by contacting 1stdibs.

    View details
  • Online Payment Methods
    1stdibs accepts the following payment methods
  • Item Invoice
    Generate an invoice that you can customize and print.

About the Seller

Top Seller
Vetted
1stdibs seller since 2012
Typical response time: 8 hrs
Located in London, GB
Associations:
LAPADA - The Association of Arts & Antiques Dealers
You may also contact the seller by phoneCall seller through 1stdibs

Why Shop on 1stdibs?

Learn More

Only Vetted, Professional Sellers

Buyer Protection Guaranteed

Fully Insured Global Deliveries

More From This Seller
NaN / set

19th Century Victorian Oval Dining Table and Ei...

English Dining Room Sets

Mahogany

This is a fabulous dining set comprising an antique Victorian mahogany oval extending dining table, circa 1860 in date with a set of eight antique Victorian Balloon Back dining chair...

NaN / set

Vintage William Tillman Regency Dining Table an...

William Tillman

English Dining Room Sets

Mahogany

This is fabulous vintage dining set which includes a Regency style dining table, by William Tillman, and ten Regency style Hepplewhite dining chairs. The beautiful Regency style ...

NaN / set

Antique D End Mahogany Dining Table and 12 Chai...

Edwards & Roberts

English Dining Room Sets

Fruitwood, Mahogany, Satinwood

This is a fantastic dining set comprising of an antique Victorian solid mahogany D-end dining table, circa 1870 in date, with a set of 12 marquetry dining chairs by Edwards & Roberts...

NaN / set

Flame Mahogany Regency Style Dining Table and T...

English Dining Room Sets

Mahogany

This is a beautiful contemporary Regency style dining set which comprises a flame mahogany twin pillar dining table and the matching set of ten chairs. There is no mistaking the fin...

You May Also Like
NaN / set

1970s Italian Vintage Dining Table and eight Ch...

Renato Zevi

Italian Dining Room Sets

Metal

A stunning vintage dining table and chairs, these were made in Italy and were designed by Renato Zevi. The table has a large toughened glass top that's in excellent condition, there ...

NaN / set

Goran Malmvall Dining Table and Four Chairs by ...

Goran Malmvall, Karl Andersson & Söner

Swedish Dining Room Sets

Pine

Set of dining table with four chairs made of pine, model 510, designed by Göran Malmvall and produced by Karl Andersson & Söner in Sweden during the 1940s. Seats with thermoforme...

NaN / set

Vintage Chrome Glass Dining Table and Chairs by...

Virtue Brothers

American Dining Room Sets

Glass, Chrome

A gorgeous vintage modern dining table and chairs by Virtue Brothers of California. Includes a glass chrome table and eight distressed vinyl upholstered chairs, circa 1970. Measur...

NaN

Dining Table and Four Chairs by Saporiti , Ital...

Italian Dining Room Sets

Stone, Metal

Stone based dining table with metal stretchers and glass top. The top has a matching colour band around the edge. The four chairs are in their original upholstery with metal detai...

NaN / item

William Tillman Dining Table and Eight Chairs

William Tillman

English Dining Room Sets

Fabric, Wood

A William Tillman dining set that consist of the table and set of eight shield back chairs. Table has two extension leaves that are 18.50" each. Two chairs have arms, six without. Th...

NaN / set

Retro Italian Maple and Brass Dining Table and ...

Renato Zevi

Italian Dining Room Sets

Brass, Maple

A stunning Italian dining table, this was designed by Renato Zevi and dates from the 1970s. Originally retailed exclusively in Harrods, this model is extremely rare, and it's beautif...

NaN / set

1960s Vintage Dining Table and Chairs by Robert...

Robert Heritage

English Dining Room Sets

Steel, Wood

A stunning vintage dining suite designed by Robert Heritage and made by Archie Shine in the 1960s. We have had this stripped and re-polished, the condition is superb throughout. The ...

NaN / set

Marcel Guillemard Art Deco Dining Table and Eig...

Marcel Guillard

French Dining Room Sets

Amboyna

Rare Marcel Guillemard French Art Deco dining room table and eight chairs. Book-match amboyna wood from the padauk tree now famous for its use on Rolls Royce and Mercedes automobile ...