Antique Leather Library Fireside Armchair Circa 1840


A beautiful antique leather library/fireside arm chair. Brass castors and stamped rear feet confirming a chair of superior quality likely to emanate from one of the major retailers such as Howard & Sons, Shoolbred & Co,Hamptons or Cowtan & Son. Exceptionally comfortable with sprung base and wide seat area. Beautifully turned front legs with inset  brass castors. Rear leg number stamped. The chair has a definite Howard & Sons look to the style/shape. Tooled Moroccan leather. Condition is as expected for a chair of this age. A well loved chair with age related wear, offered for sale in original order with some holes , tears and imperfections. All in all a fabulous example dating from circa 1840. Full height 85 cm full width 80cm full depth 92cm. Height to seat 37 depth seat 57cm width seat 44cm.

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.