A very rare opportunity to own a fabulous dining set comprising a good early antique early Victorian extending dining table by Gillows, of Lancaster, Circa 1840 in date and a set of eight Swag Back dining chairs, dating from the late 20th Century.
This amazing table has two leaves, which can be added or removed as required to suit the occasion. It has been hand-crafted from solid flame mahogany which has a beautiful grain and is raised on four substantail lobed reeded tapering legs which have been masterfully hand carved and terminate in brass castors.
The underside of table bears the stamp of the world renowned cabinet maker and retailer 'Gillows Lancaster'.
It measures just under 7ft in length by 3ft 6 inches wide, when fully extended, which makes it ideal for city appartments where space is at a premium.
The Vintage set of eight swag back dining chairs, date from the second half of the 20th Century.
Masterfully crafted in beautiful solid mahogany throughout, the finish and attention to detail on display are truly breathtaking. Comprising six side chairs and two armchairs, all featurimg an attractive swag back design with 'drop in' seats that have been reupholstered in the finest claret damask.
In excellent condition the table having been beautifully cleaned and polished and the chairs reupholstered in our workshops, please see photos for confirmation.
Dimensions in cm:
Height 75 x Width 209 x Depth 104 - Fully Extended
Height 75 x Width 121 x Depth 104 - With all leaves removed
Height 88 x Width 50 x Depth 55 - Chairs
Height 88 x Width 55 x Depth 59 - Armchairs
Dimensions in inches:
Height 2 foot, 5 inches x Width 6 foot, 10 inches x Depth 3 foot, 5 inches - Fully Extended
Height 2 foot, 5 inches x Width 4 feet x Depth 3 foot, 5 inches - With all leaves removed
Height 2 foot, 11 inches x Width 1 foot, 8 inches x Depth 1 foot, 10 inches - Chairs
Height 2 foot, 11 inches x Width 1 foot, 10 inches x Depth 1 foot, 11 inches - Armchairs
Our reference: A2559a
Please feel free to email or call us (+44 20 8809 9605) to arrange a viewing in our North London warehouse.