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gemla dio rocker

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Rocking chair by Karl Axel Adolfsson





A black painted rocking chair designed by
Karl Axel Adolfsson for Gemla Dio Sweden 1953


Reupholstered seat and head cushion in orange Bute

good original condition with a little wear to
the top rail


measures 115cm tall 57cm wide and 74 cm deep


£375 
 

 

Poul Volther

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Danish chairs by Poul Volther


A set of 4 black painted J46 chairs designed by
Poul Volther for FDB Denmark 1950s

twinned with a white laminate table that was originally
purchased at the same time in the early 60s

Chairs in good original condition with some wear 
commensurate with normal use
  
table measures 91cm across

£375 the set
 

 

G plan armchairs

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1960s beech lounge chairs


A pair of beech framed armchairs  
from the early 60s
 
these chairs have undergone extensive refurbishment
the frames have been fully stripped and repolished
and all foam webbing and upholstery is new

measures 60cm wide 83cm deep and 83cm tall at back 

£795 the pair

 

 

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Wingback armchairs by G plan



A rare pair of wingback armchairs made by 
G plan early 60s
Solid afromosia frames and newly upholstered seats


measures 73cm wide 75cm deep and 83cm tall at back 

£845 the pair

 

 

hillestak chairs

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Robin Day Hillestak chairs


A pair of Hillestak chairs designed by Robin Day for
Hille 1950

Cherry veneered seats and back with beech legs
Good original condition

measures 49cm wide 55cm deep and 73cm tall at back

£225 each

 

 

ercol candlestick chairs

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Candlestick Dining set by Ercol



A set of 4 "Candlestick chairs" designed by 
Lucien Ercolani for Ercol 1950s 
and a matching Ercol table drop leaf dining table
constructed of elm and beech
good original condition

Ercol blue label to some pieces

table measures 125cm across

£565 the set
 

 

morris of glasgow

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Set of 4 Toby chairs by Neil Morris


A set of 4 rare Toby chairs designed by Neil Morris
for Morris of Glasgow 1950s

Walnut bent plywood seats and chromed metal legs

good original condition
all rubber feet will be replaced before dispatch
base stamped "Toby chair Morris of Glasgow"
measures 80cm tall 41cm wide

£345 the set
 

 

kandya stools

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Set of 4 kandya bar stools


A set of 4 bar stools designed by Frank Guille
for Kandya 1950s

Black metal frames and vinyl leatherette seats

all in great condition

measures 70cm tall 38cm wide and 30 cm deep

£265 the set
 

 

50s reclining chair

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1950s reclining chair and ottoman


A fabulous reclining chair and footstool from the 
1950s

Unknown designer and maker but great design with its
heavily sculpted arms

beech frame and fully reupholstered seat

great condition

measures 115cm long 64cm wide and the stool is 48cm
long and 54cm wide 

SOLD
 

 

Robin Day 700 chair

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Robin Day 700 chair for Hille


A very rare 700 chair designed by Robin Day for Hille  
Walnut faced bent ply arms and back standing on steel
legs 

fully re upholstered in Bute tweed

A great example

measures 87cm wide 65cm deep and 67cm tall at back

SOLD
 

 

50s wingback sofa

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1950s British Wingback sofa


A 1950s wing back 2 seater sofa 
possibly made by Howard keith but no makers marks
quality solid beech frame and construction

fully re upholstered in black tweed with contrasting
yellow buttons

measures 195cm wide 85cm deep and tall 

£795
 

 

furniture productions sofa

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1960s teak framed sofa bed


A 1960s solid teak framed sofa bed
made by Furniture Productions UK

re upholstered in the last few years with all new foam

measures 202cm wide 85cm deep and 80cm tall at the back
114cm wide when folded out as a bed

SOLD
 

 

OMK chairs

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Rodney Kinsman chairs for OMK



A pair of chrome and leather chairs designed by
Rodney Kinsman for OMK early 1970s


leather and chrome is all good condition with a repair
to one of the back seats (please ask for photo)
 
measures 81cm wide 81cm deep and 71cm tall at back

£595 the pair
 

 

danish leather sofa

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Danish black leather 2 seater sofa


2 seater black leather sofa  
made in Denmark mid 60s

Stands on solid rosewood  legs
leather is all good condition with a small repair
at the top of one of the arms
 
measures 148cm wide 80cm deep and 68cm tall at back

 £450
 

 

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Danish black leather 4 seater sofa


4 seater black leather sofa designed by George Thams 
for Veyen Polstermobelfabrik Denmark mid 60s

Stands on solid rosewood  legs
leather is all good condition
some minor wear to the fabric under the seat cushions 

measures 233cm wide 75cm deep and 70cm tall 
£895


 

 

martin visser sofa

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Martin Visser sofa for Spectrum

A single sofa bed designed by Martin Visser 
for Spectrum originally in the 50s
this example dates from the 70s

Stands on satin chromed metal legs
re upholstered in Bute tweed
re weld to one leg at the back

measures 195cm wide 80cm deep and 70cm tall 

£1250

 

 

desmond sawyer chair

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Wicker stools designed by Desmond Sawyer



A pair of  metal framed stools with circular 
wicker seats designed by Desmond Sawyer 1950s

Black nylon coated frame

good condition with a little wear on the seat edges


measures 70cm tall and 35cm wide on seats

SOLD
 

 

moller 79 chairs

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Set of Model 79 chairs by Neils Moller

Set of 4 teak model 79 chairs designed by Neils Moller
for N O Moller 1964

Danish cord seats and solid teak frames

all in good original condition
makers mark stamped underneath

measure 50cm wide and 70cm tall to back

£1195 the set
 

 

arkana chair

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Arkana lounge chair by Maurice Burke


A lounge chair from the early 70s
designed by Maurice Burke for Arkana England

black wooden frame with leatherette upholstery

excellent original condirion
measures 60cm deep 63cm wide

£245
 

 

1930s chairs

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Pair of Modernist 1930s lounge chairs

A pair of modernist Art Deco lounge chairs
on chromed tubular steel legs and Beech arms
some wear to chrome 
frame stamped 34

Fully reupholstered

measure approx 52cm wide and 70cm tall 

£875 the pair
 

 

france and son denmark

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Set of Model 197 chairs by Finn Yuhl






Set of 6 rare teak model 197 dining chairs
designed by Finn Yuhl for France and Son Denmark
early 1960s

4 side chairs and 2 rare elbow chairs

leatherette seats and solid teak frames

all in good cleaned restored condition

makers badge underneath each chair

measure 51cm wide and 74cm tall to back


£1750 the set
 

 

robin day polo chairs

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Set of 8 Polo chairs by Robin Day

An early set of Polo chairs from 1972 designed
by Robin Day
This set was owned by an employee of Hille involved
in the production of this design, 2 of the chairs 
have a pre production marks and were never intended
for sale
original colours with the blue being particularly
hard to find
measure 50cm wide and 70cm tall to back

Only 2 blue ones left £185 the pair
 

 

Q stak chairs

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A pair of Q stak chairs by Robin Day



Two Q stak chairs by Robin Day

cherry veneered bent ply with black stove enameled legs

both in good original condition with marks 
consistent with age


measure 39cm wide and 75cm tall to back 


£245 the pair

 

 

eric lyons chair

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Linden armchair by Eric Lyons


A Linden armchair designed by Eric Lyons as part of
the Tecta range for The Packet furniture company 1948
the chair has been repolished and reupholstered

57cm wide 60cm deep and 70cm tall at the back
pair available 

£585 each
 

 

robin day sofa bed

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Robin Day double sofa bed for Hille

Rare original Double sofa bed designed by Robin Day
for Hille 1960
The back flips over to create a small double bed
oiled teak veneered arms with black steel legs
measures 193cm long 94cm wide and 70cm tall 

123cm wide when open as a bed
fully restored & re upholstered with new foam

SOLD
 

 

tetrad sofa 70s

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1970s leather sofa for Tetrad

A dark brown leather sofa made by Tetrad England
originally purchased in the late 70s

Stands on dark stained wooden legs 
Good condition with a few scuffs
very comfortable

measures 195cm wide 90cm deep and 75cm tall 
£450

 

 

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1970s leather armchairs for Tetrad

A pair of dark brown leather armchairs
made by Tetrad England
originally purchased in the late 70s

Stand on dark stained wooden legs 
Good condition with a few scuffs
very comfortable

measures 90cm wide 90cm deep and 75cm tall 


£450 the pair

 

 

rosewood and steel chairs

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1960s rosewood and steel dining chairs

Set of 8 rosewood and steel chairs with vinyl seats
these chairs are similar in style to the designs
of Sven Ivar Dysthe from Norway but as yet are
unidentified
all in good original condition with some wear to 
a couple of the seats

measure 47cm wide and 80cm tall to back

£785 the set
 

 

gordon russell chairs

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Set of Rosewood chairs by Gordon Russell

A rare set of 6 solid rosewood chairs designed by 
W H Russell for Gordon Russell 1950

All with original black leather seats

good original condition with some cracking to leather
but no rips or tears

makers label underneath

measure 47cm wide and 80cm tall to back

£695 the set
 

 

Arkana

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Arkana dining set

Set of 4 swivel chairs and a pedestal table
designed and made by Arkana Bath 1970s

teak veneered table top 

chairs all in good original condition with some marks 
consistent with age
re upholstered seat pads

table measures 106cm across chairs 60cm wide

£985 the set
 

 

robin day Form group

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Robin Day Form group sofa for Hille




Form group corner sofa by Robin Day
for Hille 1960 consisting of a 2 section base and a
3 section base. All interchangeable.
Black painted steel frame and mahogany with original
wool upholstery

SOLD
 

 

rooksmoor mills chairs 60s

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Set of Italian ladder back chairs

Set of 6 afromosia ladder back chairs made in Italy
and retailed through Rooksmoor Mills Stroud 1960s

2 carvers and 4 side chairs
raffia seats and solid afromosia frames
original condition with some sun bleaching to the 
original laquer finish

measure 50cm wide and 70cm tall to back

SOLD
 

 

lusty chair

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Lusty design chair


Rare Boulevard armchair designed for Lusty and co
1955
painted steel frame with plastic webbing 
manufacturers transfer to frame

really good original condition with no overpainting 

70cm wide 80cm high. seat 40cm high

SOLD
 

 

race rocker

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Ernest Race Rocking chair



An original Rocking chair designed by
Ernest Race for Race Furniture 1948
re upholstered seat and back cushion

61cm wide and 76cm tall at the back

SOLD
 

 

wegner  J16 Rocking chair

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Hans Wegner J16 Rocking chair


A J16 rocking chair made of beech with original
black painted finish
designed by Hans Wegner for 
FDB Furniture Denmark 1944
This example from the 70s
76cm tall and 52cm wide at back rest

Excellent condition with some slight wear to the arms
as seen in the last picture 

measures 170cm tall 63cm wide and 93cm deep


SOLD
 

 

pearsonlloyd conic

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Conic chair by PearsonLloyd


Conic tub chair designed by PearsonLloyd
for Allermuir furniture
black Felt upholstery on chrome legs

really nice condition 

73cm wide 83cm high. seat 46cm high

£265

 

 

kandya stools

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pair of Kandya stools by Frank Guille


A pair of bar stools designed by Frank Guille
for Kandya 1950s
beech back on steel frame and vinyl leatherette seats

overall good condition with some wear to the cross
stretchers where shoes have rubbed and a small nick
to the leatherette on the side of one seat
this has been repaired and is hardly noticeable
 
87cm tall 40cm deep and 43cm wide 

SOLD
 

 

 charles eames soft pad chair

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Charles Eames soft pad arm chair



Tan leather soft pad chair on cast
swivel base with arms,designed by Charles Eames 
and made by Herman Miller 1970s
good original condition
 
possible pair available

85cm tall and 57.5cm wide 

SOLD
 

 

heron chair by Race

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Heron chair by Ernest Race




Designed by Ernest Race 1955 
For Race Furniture England
Steel frame on black painted steel legs
This example originally purchased in 1962
reupholstered in the early 70s
rewebbed


SOLD
 
 

 

ernest race da1

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DA 1 Chair by Ernest Race

DA1 chair Designed by Ernest Race 
for Race Furniture England 1946
Steel frame with wool upholstery
On Beech legs
Good condition 

96cm tall and 66cm wide 

SOLD
 

 

antelope chair by Ernest Race

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Ernest Race Antelope chair


An original Antelope chair designed by
Ernest Race for Race Furniture 1950
In original condition with no overpainting
to either the frame or the red seat
Race transfer label to underneath

52cm wide and 75cm tall at the back

SOLD
 

 

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DA6 sofa by Ernest Race

Rare DA6 sofa Designed by Ernest Race 
for Race Furniture England 1946
Steel frame with original upholstery
On dark stained beech legs
In need of reupholstering 

80cm deep 80cm high at back and 150cm wide 

SOLD
 

 

1960s White fibre glass chair

Designer and maker unknown but possibly Finish
vinyl leatherette cushion
measures 73cm x 78cm deep 66cm tall at back


£145
 

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