An exceptional early antique Country House William & Mary walnut needlework embroidered high back open armchair. Fabulous quality with rectangular back and moulded downswept arms on gadrooned and hexagonal column supports, with turned legs joined by a wavy X-stretcher. Deep mellow patina, a beautiful piece of early English furniture. Circa 1690. Original needlepoint/work embroidered covering confirming a chair of superior quality. Identical in design and needlework/textile to those displayed at Packwood House Warwickshire.
Seat height 20”, 27” wide at the front , 43.5” high at the back, 27” overall depth, seat depth 17.5”
As a genuine antique/vintage item there is wear and use commensurate with age. Historic repair to underside of X frame showing a well loved and respected chair. Some wooden products may have signs of historic woodworm. As a precaution we apply a clear triple action woodworm treatment that also kills wet rot, dry rot and woodworm. Please look at all the images carefully and ask any questions pre purchase as we do not unfortunately offer refunds due to the size and shipping costs of our antiques/items. All our items are available on line at Search & Rescued and other online stores.