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Antique Prie Dieu Chair, Early Victorian, Walnut Needlepoint Tapestry Seat c1840 - London Fine Antiques

Antique Prie Dieu Chair, Early Victorian, Walnut Needlepoint Tapestry Seat c1840


Our Stock # 18.5364

This is an antique prie dieu chair, a 19th century, early Victorian chair in walnut with a needlepoint tapestry seat cover. Ideal as a bedroom side chair and dating to c.1840. 

  • The walnut displaying good colour and grain interest
  • Raised upon well formed cabriole legs with bump knee and scrolled toe
  • Swept square section legs to the rear and riding upon brass castors all round
  • Professionally upholstered in a needlepoint cloth with brocade trim
  • A soft pastel palette displaying bands of stylised foliate detail
  • Stuff over to a serpentine seat rail and padded back and crest rail
  • Traditionally stuffed with a show back; Ideal for centre room placement

A fine example of it's type, delivered waxed polished and ready for the home.

Max Width: 51cm (20'')
Max Depth: 56cm (22'')
Max Height: 104.5cm (41.25'')

Seat Width: 48cm (19'')
Seat Depth: 39cm (15.25'')
Seat Height: 41cm (16.25'')

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