Stunning Antique Napoleon III Gold Velvet French Chaise Armchair With Oversize Matching Footstool Circa 1840 Exceptional Reupholstering


A stunning Napoleon III French chaise armchair with fabulous form and shape. Reupholstered in sumptuous piped gold velvet. This version with oversize matching footstool is very rare with carved turned legs. Matching the two together turns the chair into a very comfortable day/chaise bed. Solid thick beech frame and very comfortable with newly sprung base and pocket back. Newly upholstered hessian base and velvet piping to base of arm chair and stool. Dating from around 1840 this is a beautiful statement chair. Scrolled open splayed arms, large comfortable seat area. Restored/reupholstered in house by the Search & Rescued restoration workshops so this beautiful pair can admired, enjoyed and used for another 100 years plus.

Price is for both chair and stool.

Chair Dimensions.
Full height 92cm x full width 76cm x full depth 78cm x seat height 43cm x seat width 48cm x seat depth 51cm.

Armchair & Stool together full length 140cm.

Stool Dimensions.
Height 37cm width 81cm x 67cm depth .

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.