Antique French Napoleon III Faux Bamboo Opera Chairs


Early Napoleon III Faux Bamboo Side Chairs. Initial “K” to each chair back rest & stamped to underside. Typically used at the opera these date from around 1840. Original paint underneath 1900’s gilt work. Crisp carving of bamboo, original brass loop hooks to underside. Beautiful now commonly used as bedroom chairs. These are original chairs that would of originally had cane seats with cushions that have been boarded over at a later date. We can create new cushions for each chair through our in house reupholstering service if required at extra cost.

Advertised price is for a single chair.

Full height 82cm Depth 35cm Width 41cm Height to seat 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.