Thonet Ebonised Bentwood Swivel Office Chair Austria Circa 1900.
Magnificent rare Thonet ebonised bentwood swivel office desk chair dating to early 20th Century circa 1900, with cane back and circular seat, adjusting on a metal thread to four swept supports with bun feet and ring stretcher, height adjustable, this fine, rare and elegant bentwood swivel chair from the magnificent Thonet brothers was hand-crafted in Austria in the early part of the twentieth century and is perfect for sitting behind an antique desk or writing table.
Condition report: This chair is offered in original condition, there are age related marks to the leading edges, but nothing significant considering the age of the item.the chair swivels and rotates smoothly, the chair features the original rattan seat and seat back, The chair has a wonderful rich ebonised patina, this item is extremely well made, solid in joint and ready to use, there are no odours or smells, there is no evidence of past or present woodworm, a wonderful rare and highly collectable item.
Early 20th century
Lovely rich colour and configuration
Excellent original condition
Width: 16” inches / 40cm
Height: 34” inches / 87cm
Depth: 14” inches / 36cm
Lowest seat height: 16.9 inches / 43cm
Highest seat height: 21.5 inches / 54cm