Four William Morris Sussex Ebonized Armchairs | Skelton Culver

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Four William Morris Sussex Ebonized Armchairs

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Four 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.

Can be combined with the similar set of two slightly larger armchairs (item ref. M009B) for a set of six dining chairs including host and hostess seating (see last two images).

Period: 19th Century
Condition: ExcellentWear consistent with age and use. Natural fading and wear to finish. Measurements from chair to chair may vary by about half an inch. Seats measure 17.5 inches high x 15.75 inches wide (between arms) x 16 inches deep and arms are 27 inches high.
Materials: Ebonized turned beech and rush.
Ref number: M009A
Height:33 1/2 in
Width:21 in
Depth:18 3/4 in
Seat Height:17 1/2 in