A very good looking and well made piece, this is an early version of this chair, it was being made up until the 1920s but they were allot simpler by design. The chair has two small locking catches either side, remove said catches and you simply tilt the top forward converting the chair to a set of Library steps. Everything is original, we have checked the joints and its all secured, the timber has been cleaned waxed and polished, there will be normal patina marks from honest use and genuine age.Please note all measurements are taken at the widest point, if you would like any additional or specific measurements please ask. This item is available for collection from our Wimbledon warehouses SW19-3BE, we can have it delivered nationwide to include Scotland Wales and Ireland. Wimbledon-Furniture is a privately owned family ran business out of Wimbledon SW19, we have four large storage warehouses, if you have any questions my number is under the business sellers information, please feel free to call or text. Please view the very detailed pictures as they form part of the description around condition. Please note vintage period and original items such as leather seating will always have natural patina in the form of cracking creasing and wear, we recommend regular waxing to ensure no moisture is lost, also hand dyed leather is not recommended to sit in direct sunlight for prolonged periods of time as it will dry out and fade.
COURIER (LARGE ITEMS ONLY THAT CANT BE POSTED). Whoever delivers will always require help on the larger items to unload, the price you will be quoted will always be based on this assumption, if this is not possible please let us know as it will affect the price to send a two man team. The item "ENGLISH OAK LIBRARY CHAIR METAMORPHIC STEPS CIRCA 1890 ARTS & CRAFTS HAND MADE" is in sale since Sunday, July 14, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Antique Furniture\Chairs\Victorian (1837-1901)".The seller is "wimbledon-furniture-01" and is located in London Wimbledon. This item can be shipped worldwide.