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Antique Set 12 Swedish Biedermeier Birch Dining Chairs 19th C

Antique Set 12 Swedish Biedermeier Birch Dining Chairs  19th C | Ref. no. A2848 | Regent Antiques
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  • Antique Set 12 Swedish Biedermeier Birch Dining Chairs  19th C | Ref. no. A2848 | Regent Antiques
  • Antique Set 12 Swedish Biedermeier Birch Dining Chairs  19th C | Ref. no. A2848 | Regent Antiques
  • Antique Set 12 Swedish Biedermeier Birch Dining Chairs  19th C | Ref. no. A2848 | Regent Antiques
  • Antique Set 12 Swedish Biedermeier Birch Dining Chairs  19th C | Ref. no. A2848 | Regent Antiques
  • Antique Set 12 Swedish Biedermeier Birch Dining Chairs  19th C | Ref. no. A2848 | Regent Antiques
  • Antique Set 12 Swedish Biedermeier Birch Dining Chairs  19th C | Ref. no. A2848 | Regent Antiques
  • Antique Set 12 Swedish Biedermeier Birch Dining Chairs  19th C | Ref. no. A2848 | Regent Antiques
  • Antique Set 12 Swedish Biedermeier Birch Dining Chairs  19th C | Ref. no. A2848 | Regent Antiques
  • Antique Set 12 Swedish Biedermeier Birch Dining Chairs  19th C | Ref. no. A2848 | Regent Antiques
  • Antique Set 12 Swedish Biedermeier Birch Dining Chairs  19th C | Ref. no. A2848 | Regent Antiques
  • Antique Set 12 Swedish Biedermeier Birch Dining Chairs  19th C | Ref. no. A2848 | Regent Antiques
  • Antique Set 12 Swedish Biedermeier Birch Dining Chairs  19th C | Ref. no. A2848 | Regent Antiques
  • Antique Set 12 Swedish Biedermeier Birch Dining Chairs  19th C | Ref. no. A2848 | Regent Antiques
  • Antique Set 12 Swedish Biedermeier Birch Dining Chairs  19th C | Ref. no. A2848 | Regent Antiques
  • Antique Set 12 Swedish Biedermeier Birch Dining Chairs  19th C | Ref. no. A2848 | Regent Antiques
  • Antique Set 12 Swedish Biedermeier Birch Dining Chairs  19th C | Ref. no. A2848 | Regent Antiques
  • Antique Set 12 Swedish Biedermeier Birch Dining Chairs  19th C | Ref. no. A2848 | Regent Antiques
  • Antique Set 12 Swedish Biedermeier Birch Dining Chairs  19th C | Ref. no. A2848 | Regent Antiques
  • Antique Set 12 Swedish Biedermeier Birch Dining Chairs  19th C | Ref. no. A2848 | Regent Antiques
Ref: A2848
Price: £6,900.00
This is a fabulous and rare antique set of twelve Swedish Biedermeier birch, ormolu mounted, and ebonized dining chairs, Circa...

This is a fabulous and rare antique set of twelve Swedish Biedermeier birch, ormolu mounted, and ebonized dining chairs, Circa 1880 in date.

The chairs feature curved backs with ebonized Corinthian column splats  and ormolu capital mounts with upholstered seats on sabre legs. The seats are upholstered in a stunning gold striped fabric.

Transform the fine dining experience in your home with this set of dining chairs.


Condition:

In excellent condition having been beautifully cleaned, French polished and waxed  in our workshops, please see photos for confirmation.



Dimensions in cm:

Height 86 x Width 50 x Depth 54

Dimensions in inches:

Height 2 foot, 10 inches x Width 1 foot, 8 inches x Depth 1 foot, 9 inches

Our reference: A2848

Please feel free to email or call us (+44 20 8809 9605) to arrange a viewing in our North London warehouse.

Biedermeier period,
refers to an era in Central Europe during which arts appealed to common sensibilities in the historical period between 1815, the year of the Congress of Vienna at the end of the Napoleonic Wars, and 1848, the year of the European revolutions.

Although the term itself is a historical reference, it is predominantly used to denote the artistic styles that flourished in the fields of literature, music, the visual arts and interior design.

Biedermeier was an influential style of furniture design from Germany during the years 1815–1848, based on utilitarian principles. The period extended into Austria and Scandinavia.

Throughout the period, emphasis was kept upon clean lines and minimal ornamentation. As the period progressed, however, the style moved from the early rebellion against Romantic-era fussiness to increasingly ornate commissions by a rising middle class, eager to show their newfound wealth.

The idea of clean lines and utilitarian postures would resurface in the 20th century, continuing into the present day. The Biedermeier style was a simplified interpretation of the influential French Empire Style of Napoleon I, which introduced the romance of ancient Roman Empire styles, adapting these to modern early 19th century households. Biedermeier furniture used locally available materials such as cherry, ash and oak woods.

Biedermeier furniture and lifestyle was a focus on exhibitions at the Vienna applied arts museum in 1896. The many visitors to this exhibition were so influenced by this fantasy style and its elegance that a new resurgence or revival period became popular amongst European cabinetmakers.

This revival period lasted up until the Art Deco style was taken up. Biedermeier also influenced the various Bauhaus styles through their truth in material philosophy.

Dimensions in cm:

Height 86 x Width 50 x Depth 54

Dimensions in inches:

Height 2 foot, 10 inches x Width 1 foot, 8 inches x Depth 1 foot, 9 inches

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