A superbly carved and untouched Louis Philippe armchair. This statement piece boasts its original black leather upholstery and a very desirable exposed walnut frame. The armrests are padded, and the chairs unusual ears, designed to protect the occupiers face from the fire, make an ideal headrest. This is a proper Gentlemans armchair designed for lounging in comfort.
The original leather has worn in some places, but we believe it would be sacrilegious to tamper with this pieces original upholstery. Almost all of the original tacks are intact, and those missing have been replaced.There are some marks to the walnut frame consistent with age and use, and it has been treated for woodworm. 69 x 69 x 110 cm.
27 x 27 x 43.5 Inches. Our antiques and vintage items are predominantly collected from local markets and fairs in and around the Normandy, Brittany, Pays de la Loire and Paris regions of France, guaranteeing premium quality and authenticity.
We take care to package items securely and use professional, insured couriers to ensure that they will arrive safely at your door. Please do not hesitate to message with any offers, or if you would like any additional information. The item "Antique French Louis Philippe Black Leather And Walnut Gentleman's Armchair 1840" is in sale since Monday, November 11, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Antique Furniture\Chairs\Victorian (1837-1901)". The seller is "mod_ants" and is located in Ceauce.This item can be shipped worldwide.