Armchairs & Desk Chairs
Here at Regent Antiques we always stock an extensive range of armchairs, desk chairs and other office furniture including a wide choice of antique d…
Here at Regent Antiques we always stock an extensive range of armchairs, desk chairs and other office furniture including a wide choice of antique desk chairs and antique armchairs in a variety of top quality materials and styles.
Whether you need a stylish, yet comfortable, antique office chair or something soft and luxurious to sink into and relax after a hard day’s work, like a nice antique armchair, Regent Antiques have the right antique chair for you and a visit to our north London showroom will present a wide range of possibilities. If you can’t make the trip to our showroom, never fear because help is always at hand. Please don’t hesitate to pick up the phone or drop us an email and enquire about antique chairs, antique armchairs and office chairs to one of our resident furniture experts.
Antique Regency Armchairs and Regency Style Armchairs
If you are visiting our website looking for Regency style armchairs then you have certainly come to the right place. We usually have a wide range of antique Regency armchairs and Regency style armchairs plus a choice of Regency desk chairs, some of which are antique whilst others date from more recent times but have still been very skillfully made in the much sought after and appreciated Regency style. Traditional materials and methods of construction are used wherever possible.
Antique Edwardian Armchairs, Antique Victorian Armchairs and Desk Chairs
The Victorian period was sandwiched between the Georgian and Edwardian periods and is probably one of the most admired and sought after periods for furniture in general. Queen Victoria’s reign was from 1837 until her death in 1901 and furniture made during that period is, strictly speaking, Victorian, however makers continued to produce furniture in the Victorian style long after her death and indeed to this very day.
In this section you will find numerous examples of fine antique Victorian armchairs and other Victorian furniture and we have been careful to include a gallery of photographs with every listing so that you can see for yourself the kind of high quality craftsmanship on offer and the excellent condition that our inventory is in when offered for sale.
Many people find that furniture from the slightly later Edwardian period is more to their taste and we also stock a good choice of Edwardian armchairs and Edwardian office or desk chairs for you to choose from.
Art Deco Armchairs and other Art Deco Furniture
We also have examples of Art Deco chairs, including Art Deco armchairs and other Art Deco chairs together with other examples of Art Deco furniture as well as many more antique and contemporary armchairs from a variety of different periods. Lovers of Art Deco furniture and Art Deco chairs in particular will find a fascinating selection of items available.
Handmade Leather Captains Chairs and Other Contemporary or Period Style Chairs
One of our most popular ranges of chairs is our English handmade leather Captains chair and other new leather upholstered office chairs. If you are looking for a super comfortable and imposing office chair then you need look no further than these beauties - all handmade and assembled by craftsmen in England and available in a number of different colours of leather. The sumptuous leather Captains chair is a particular favourite although others such as the leather Directors chair and the leather Gainsborough chair also appeal to many of our customers and are also available in a variety of leather colours.
When browsing this category you will also find examples of armchairs in the Chippendale style as well as many more from other periods in the history of furniture making. If you do have a particular style or period in mind it is well worth signing up for our free new arrivals notification service, which will give you the heads up when new items are added in your category(s) of choice.
We often carefully restore and/or reupholster antique armchairs and antique desk chairs before offering them for sale to our customers and when this is the case it will always be pointed out in the product description together with a gallery of photographs showing, in detail, the condition of the article in question. We have our own workshops and our own craftsmen who share our values regarding quality of work and choice of top quality materials.
See the Range of Antique Armchairs for Yourself at our London Showroom
Pay a visit to our showroom if you possibly can to see high quality Victorian armchairs and other Victorian furniture for yourself, on display in settings that will show them to you in the kind of detail and depth you will never get from browsing a website. We know that it is important to find the right chair for your needs and we don’t just mean one that looks the way you want - it has to be comfortable as well, especially if you are at your desk for lengthy periods of time and you want to be able to avoid the problems that can result from prolonged use of a poor choice of chair.
Browse the category at your leisure or preferably come to the showroom if you can and don’t be afraid to ask us any questions that you may have - we want you to find the right antique armchair. Also, if you do make a purchase during your visit to the showroom, don’t worry if the antique armchair or desk chair that you want won’t fit into your car - we are pleased to be able to offer free delivery to any mainland UK destination.
If you are overseas and wish to purchase an antique armchair or desk chair then we have packing and shipping services that can ensure that your chosen item reaches you in the same excellent condition that it leaves out warehouse in. Please be sure to ask for a shipping quotation to your destination if you require shipping outside of the UK.
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Set 8 Bespoke Handmade Burr Walnut Marquetry Regency Dining ChairsThis is a set of Eight bespoke Regency style Marquetry Dining Chairs in burr walnut with distinctive royal burgundy and gold upholstery. Here we are offering for sale a very attractive set of eight bespoke handmade Regency style dining chairs which have been tastefully finished in a very distinctive upholstery material. The timeless design of these Regency style dining chairs and armchairs, made from top quality burr walnut with masterful marquetry decoration, makes them ideal for even the most sophisticated setting at home or in a commercial space. This set comprises two armchairs specifically made for the head of table and six side chairs to place either side of a dining table, boardroom table or conference table. These chairs are ideal for use in a company conference room or a boardroom. However you wish to use them, these marquetry dining chairs will make have an impact on your dinner guests or business clients and will no doubt receive the maximum amount of attention in any setting. The design of these chairs is typical of Regency furniture, a style which was prevalent in England during the regency (1811-1820) of George, Prince of Wales who later became George IV. This set of Regency style marquetry dining chairs have very elegantly hand carved frames featuring convenient drop in seats covered in a durable yet delicate royal burgundy and gold material. If you remove the upholstered cushions you can reveal the weaved cane seats beneath which is an optional seating arrangement for cooler and more comfortable dining in the warmer months. These Regency style marquetry dining chairs have been carefully French polished to bring out the beautiful grain of the burr walnut and are ready to be placed in your dining room, conference room or company boardroom. If you want a table and chair set with these chairs then we can accommodate that. Please see our other listings for the dining/conference room table that matches these chairs - here is an example of such a set of chairs with a matching table. The table can been seen in the photographs is not included in the price of the chairs. If you are interested in a smaller quantity of these chairs we may consider an offer to break up this lot. This is an amazing opportunity to own these 8 distinctive Regency style dining/conference room chairs for a fraction of their retail price. Condition These Regency style marquetry dining chairs are offered for sale in excellent condition, please take a close look at the images provided for confirmation of this. Viewing and to find out more This set of contemporary Regency style marquetry dining chairs can be seen in our London showroom every weekday from 10am until 5pm and on occasional Saturdays. If you are unable to make the trip to the showroom please feel free to contact us using the details above and ask our in-house furniture experts any questions that you may have, quoting item reference: 00819 when doing so. If you do visit the showroom you will also be able to view hundreds of other items of furniture, including both antique and bespoke contemporary tables, chairs and desks. Shipping, Delivery and Returns We ship contemporary and antique furniture to any mainland UK address, free of charge. If you would like to have these eight Regency style marquetry chairs shipped to a non-UK destination, we are able to pack and ship them worldwide but please request a shipping quote before making a purchase so that we can be sure to meet your needs exactly. If you are not satisfied with your purchase of these contemporary Regency marquetry dining chairs, in keeping with the Distance Selling Regulations, we offer a 14-day money back guarantee. You must return this set of chairs in their original packaging and condition to be eligible for a refund. Please be aware that you are responsible for paying the return shipping charges, unless we sent you the wrong item(s), i.e. one that is materially different to what you ordered. Buyers are fully responsible for any customs duties or local taxes that may be incurred on items sent outside of the United Kingdom.
Dimensions in cm:
Height 105 x Width 56 x Depth 53 - 2 Armchairs
Height 105 x Width 48 x Depth 46 - 6 Chairs
Height 53 - Seat Height
Dimensions in inches:
Height 3 foot, 5 inches x Width 1 foot, 10 inches x Depth 1 foot, 9 inches - 2 Armchairs
Height 3 foot, 5 inches x Width 1 foot, 7 inches x Depth 1 foot, 6 inches - 6 Chairs
Height 1 foot, 9 inches - Seat Height