Good C19th Howard and Sons rare model upholstered armchair

Good C19th Howard and Sons rare model upholstered armchair

Code: R1167

Dimensions:

H: 31" (78.7 cm)W: 28" (71.1 cm)D: 31" (78.7 cm)

£5,800.00 Approx $7178.22, €6736.35, £5800
Good C19th Howard and Sons rare model upholstered armchair; of generous proportions fully stamped with original castors; the shaped padded back being deep buttoned and having a good head height, leading to the scrolled over padded arms on the generous sprung seat, having a wide bowed front.  Raised on walnut turned tapering legs and square swept legs to the rear being stamped "Howard & Sons Ltd Berners St" and serial numbers.  Retaining the original brass castors stamped "Howard & Sons London".  The damask upholstery is clean and usable but can be reupholstered to clients specifications.  This unusual model of chair is earlier than the norm and gives great presence.  A genuine Howard chair, unlike some on the market.
English circa 1870
Very good condition
Dimensions (ins) 31 high x 28 wide x 31 deep; seat height 13