Arts & Crafts, oak & rush seat chair, William Birch c.1895.

Arts & Crafts, oak & rush seat chair, William Birch c.1895.

Code: 10092

Dimensions:

W: 42.5cm (16.7")H: 98cm (38.6")D: 40cm (15.7")

£145.00 Approx $184.71, €158.82, £145
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For sale is a lovely Arts & Crafts Oak and Rush seated chair in original condition.

- The chair is by William Birch of High Wycombe, a supplier to *Liberty & Co of London. The furniture maker started in the 1840s.
- The design cues are well recognised with extended uprights with capping, allied with the turned ringed / banding to lower uprights, legs and stretchers. The ring-turning in particular is characteristic of William Birch design.
- The chair has its original rushwork and is in good used condition, with the oak being solid with a lovely patina from use. These rustic inspired chairs have a strong reputation for good design and construction from the late 19th and early 20th century as a classic Arts & Crafts design piece.

A solid and stylish Arts & Crafts chair from a recognised maker.
*Referenced: Page 316, Liberty's Furniture 1875-1915: The birth of modern interior design by Daryl Bennett (2012).

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