Antique Napoleon III Gold Velvet French Armchair With Oversize Matching Footstool Circa 1850


A beautiful  Napoleon III French armchair with fabulous form and shape. This version with oversize matching footstool is very rare with ebonised legs and original castors. Matching the two together turns the chair into a very comfortable day bed. Solid thick beech frame and very comfortable with sprung base and pocket back. Dating from around 1850 this is a beautiful statement chair. Scrolled open splayed arms, large comfortable seat area. Covered in sumptuous gold velvet. Good condition for age. 
Price is for both chair and stool.

Chair Dimensions.
seat height - 39cm
seat depth - 54cm
seat width - 48cm
height - 98cm
depth - 81cm
width - 70cm

Stool Dimensions.
height 39cm
width- 70cm
depth 70cm

 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.