Eight William Morris ebonized Sussex armchairs in excellent condition with original finish and rush seats. These chairs (made by Morris & Co circa 1865-1885) are named after a type of country chair found in Sussex, which inspired their turned beech frames and rush seats. Sold together as a set of eight priced $19,000.
Four chairs measure 33.5 inches high x 21 inches wide x 18.75 inches deep. Seated are surrounded by an ebonized banding.
Four chairs measure 35 inches high x 20 inches wide x 19 inches deep. Seated are not surrounding by a banding.
Measurements from chair to chair may vary by about half an inch.