Classic low back Windsor chair with a beautifully aged patina c1830. The chair has a shaped fruitwood backsplat, and with ash turnings, bows and spindles. Crinoline stretcher. Shaped elm seat with a lovely patina. Seat measures 49 cm x 36 cm (max dimensions). Height of seat is 44 cm. Vertical height to top of back-rail is 91 cm.
The Windsor chair is a uniquely English design thought to have been originally produced in the Thames Valley in the area around Windsor. The Regional Furniture Society has a comprehensive article on its construction and origins.
Early 19th Century Low Back Windsor Chair in Elm and Ash
This chair is in excellent aged condition with no evidence of damage or repairs. Solid chair - no loose joints. Please see images as these form an important part of the description.