superb quality mid c19th victorian period carved rosewood armchair of flamboyant design

Superb quality mid C19th Victorian period carved rosewood armchair of flamboyant design.


| $1,931 USD | €1,643 EUR

Item Number

ML 1711


Superb quality mid C19th Victorian period carved rosewood armchair of flamboyant design.
Exhuberantly-carved solid figured rosewood salon armchair of bold proportions and exhibition quality . The rococo-inspired carved high shaped top rail above a buttoned upholstered panel back . The upholstered panel arms with similarly rich carved design and raised upon heavily carved and detailed front legs fitted with original castors.
The serpentine-shaped seat with over-stuffed seat and conforming heavily carved detail .
In excellent original condition with no damage, breaks or repairs. The green dralon-type fabric in good clean usable condition.
The figured rosewood having achieved a rich , dark patina .
The quality of the carving , choice of timber and overall quality, point to a probable attribution to the esteemed cabinet-making firm of Gillows of Lancaster & London .
H (overall) 48"
W 26"
D 23"
H (seat) 16"
England c.1860
Established in the Cathedral City of Worcester for over 30 years , M.Lees&Sons , run by Michael Lees ,have been dealing with public and trade from show-rooms in an early Georgian town-house. We aim to provide a straight-forward approach to our business and build lasting relationships with our customers. As members of the 'London and Provincial Antique Dealers Association' , we provide full descriptive details , date ,authenticity and any available provenance ,with full disclosure of any restoration or repair which may have taken place .
Whether buying for pleasure , decoration or investment, we welcome you to our web-site or premises .
Past projects have included advising clients on forming and disposing of collections , furnishing period properties , hotel and commercial projects , also a shoot-room and lodge .
All goods are available to view and owned by M.Lees&Sons .
If visiting, a telephone call prior is advisable as due to the demands of the business the show-room does not have regular hours . Please feel free to contact us if we can be of assistance .
Tel. 01905 26620 / 07860826218
Located in the centre of Worcester in the shadow of the Cathedral with easy parking nearby. Exit Junction 7 M5 and follow the signs for Worcester Porcelain Museum . Our premises are located 100 metres from the Museum and 50 metres from Pay&Display car-park in nearby King St.
Internal Ref: ML 1711


Height = 122 cm (48")
Width = 66 cm (26")
Depth = 59 cm (23")

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