A very well made and comfortable piece, the wingback armchair in essence goes back to the early Georgian era, the style really came to prominence and popularity in the Victorian era, people realised that wings would keep the draft off your face in large stately homes. An original two seat bench version like this is rare, it has the period horse hair padding, fully aniline untreated cattle hide, the stud work is all antiqued brass, the base platform is hand tied coil sprung, this is a quality piece of seating. The piece has been fully restored to include having the remains of the old colour washed back, its then been hand dyed from the ground up this gorgeous cigar brown colour, the elegant light mahogany frame has been cleaned and French polished. 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 "FULLY RESTORED HAND DYED CIGAR BROWN LEATHER VICTORIAN WINGBACK BENCH SOFA SEAT" is in sale since Sunday, August 4, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Antique Furniture\Sofas/Chaises\Victorian (1837-1901)".
The seller is "wimbledon-furniture-01" and is located in London Wimbledon. This item can be shipped worldwide.