This is a vintage English red leather club chair that was made around 1980. Throughout the last thirty years or so, this chair has been well taken care of. The result is a gorgeous club chair that would look great in any setting!
Vintage Leather Club Chair
The leather on this vintage club chair has darker and lighter tones of red that seamlessly come together to create a fabulous look. Coupled with the gently curved and rolled arms and buttoned leather, you are looking at a classic, elegant chair. Four mahogany bun feet can be found at the bottom of the chair. The seating area measures 17.5″ wide x 22″ deep and is 16.5″ from the floor. The seat cushion is removable and sits firmly in place while in the chair. The cushion was re-stuffed as part of the refurbishing process and is quite comfortable.
The origins of the club chair are thought to be in France where it was referred to as the “comfortable armchair.” Most, like this one, are covered in leather although other materials may be used. Also, the term “club” became popular as these chairs were frequently the seating of choice in gentleman’s clubs. A gentleman’s club is where men would gather to smoke, drink brandy, and discuss politics.
The condition of this leather club chair is very good. The leather is nicely worn creating the ideal look. Both arm rests exhibit minor crackling. Also, the corners display minor wear. They are small and not detracting from the beauty of the piece. Overall, this chair has a very nice, traditional look that would enhance any room. It is clean and ready to be used immediately.
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