English Regency Dining Table & 10 Regency Drape Chairs
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This Regency dining table and chair set dates from the latter part of the 20th century. The table is made from the finest flame mahogany. It is supplied with a set of 10 swag back or drape back dining chairs.
This Regency dining table and set of 10 drape back dining chairs is especially versatile in that the table also has two additional leaves which can be added to extend its capacity to suit the occasion. This facility makes this set not only suitable for formal dining but also for use in a company boardroom or perhaps a hotel dining room or restaurant.
The expert level of craftsmanship that has been lavished on this stylish Regency table is immediately obvious as soon as you see it. The table surface shows off the deep colour and grain that is so characteristic of flame mahogany to great effect. In keeping with the Regency style, this large dining table stands on four sturdy carved legs which are terminated with brass cap castors.
The set of chairs are contemporary, drape or swag back chairs, and comprises eight dining chairs and two armchairs for the heads of table.
This large dining table and chair set is offered for sale in excellent condition as can be seen from the photographs we have supplied.
More Information and to View This Regency Dining Table and Swag Back Chair Set
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We can expertly pack and ship our large dining table and chair sets to any location worldwide, but please email or call for a shipping quotation before ordering this Regency dining table and drape back chair set as we want to be sure we can meet all your requirements.
We deliver to any UK mainland address free of charge.
We offer a 14-day money back guarantee in keeping with the Distance Selling Regulations if you are not satisfied with your purchase. Please be aware that you must return the item(s) in its original packing and in its original condition for the money back guarantee to be valid. You are responsible for the return shipping costs unless the item differs in a material way from what we said we were selling you.
You are also responsible for paying any additional customs duties or local taxes that fall due on shipping this dining table and chair set outside the European Union.
Dimensions in cm:
Height 79 x Width 275 x Depth 127 - Fully extended
Height 79 x Width 155 x Depth 127 - With both leaves removed
Height 97 x Width 54 x Depth 49 - Chairs
Height 97 x Width 60 x Depth 51 - Armchairs
Dimensions in inches:
Height 2 feet, 7 inches x Width 9 feet, 0 inches x Depth 4 feet, 2 inches - Fully extended
Height 2 feet, 7 inches x Width 5 feet, 1 inch x Depth 4 feet, 2 inches - With both leaves removed
Height 3 feet, 2 inches x Width 1 foot, 9 inches x Depth 1 foot, 7 inches - Chairs
Height 3 feet, 2 inches x Width 2 feet x Depth 1 foot, 8 inches - Armchairs
Angelica Kauffman, RA (1741 - 1807)
was a Swiss-born Austrian Neoclassical painter who had a successful career in London and Rome. Though born as "Kauffmann", Kauffman is the preferred spelling of her name in English; it is the form she herself used most in signing her correspondence, documents and paintings.
While Kauffman produced many types of art, she identified herself primarily as a history painter, an unusual designation for a woman artist in the 18th century. History painting, was considered the most elite and lucrative category in academic painting during this time period. Under the direction of Sir Joshua Reynolds, the Royal Academy made a strong effort to promote history painting to a native audience who were more interested in commissioning and buying portraits and landscapes.
Despite the popularity that Kauffman enjoyed in British society and her success as an artist, she was disappointed by the relative apathy that the British had towards history painting. Ultimately she left Britain for the continent, where history painting was better established, held in higher esteem and patronized.
The works of Angelica Kauffman have retained their reputation. By 1911, rooms decorated with her work were still to be seen in various quarters. At Hampton Court was a portrait of the duchess of Brunswick; in the National Portrait Gallery, a self-portrait. There were other pictures by her at Paris, at Dresden, in the Hermitage at St Petersburg, in the Alte Pinakothek atMunich, in Kadriorg Palace, Tallinn (Estonia).
is a hard and durable wood with a satinlike sheen, much used in cabinetmaking, especially in marquetry. It comes from two tropical trees of the family Rutaceae (rue family). East Indian or Ceylon satinwood is the yellowish or dark-brown heartwood of Chloroxylon swietenia.
The lustrous, fine-grained, usually figured wood is used for furniture, cabinetwork, veneers, and backs of brushes. West Indian satinwood, sometimes called yellow wood, is considered superior. It is the golden yellow, lustrous, even-grained wood found in the Florida Keys and the West Indies.
It has long been valued for furniture. It is also used for musical instruments, veneers, and other purposes. Satinwood is classified in the division Magnoliophyta, class Magnoliopsida, order Sapindales, family Rutaceae.
Our reference: 02972c