An Exceptional Country House Leather Armchair Attributed To Howard & Sons Circa 1870


An absolutely beautiful Country House leather coil sprung armchair attributed to Howard & Sons. This statement chair screams quality. Beautiful shape/form, scroll back, recessed plump seat area. Scroll arms, pocket button detailing and brass studded leather. Original soft supple worn dark brown leather with deep worn mellow patina. Original horsehair stuffing/filling, turned mahogany feet with brass castors. Circa 1870 this chair has the look and is a complete one of a kind. Inject style into any setting with this rare survivor.

Superior quality likely to emanate from one of the major retailers such as Howard & Sons, Shoolbred & Co, Hamptons, Holland & Sons or Cowtan & Son. This beautiful piece of furniture had full restoration in house at Search & Rescued. Exceptionally comfortable with wide sprung seat and sprung back.

Full Height 84cm x Full Depth 80cm x Full Width 74cm x Seat Height 38cm x Seat Depth 54cm x Seat width 45cm 

As a genuine antique/vintage item there is wear and use commensurate with age. 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.