We are delighted to offer this beautiful antique French Second Empire mahogany “fauteuil du bureau” desk chair made around 1850. It has a curved back in leather padded and an upholstered leather seat.
"fauteuil du bureau", desk chair

This chair is made from beautifully coloured mahogany and has been decorated with striking ormolu anthemion plaques. It stands on panelled tapering legs headed by ormolu rosettes and terminating in decorative ormolu paw feet.



This lovely chair is ideal to be used with one of our desirable desks, such as a bureau plat or it could equally well be a special addition to a bedroom vanity table. At only £1,450 this chair offers excellent value.


The chair is in really excellent condition, please see the photos to confirm this.


The chair’s height is  79 cm x width of 59 cm  and a depth of 49 cm. This equates to feet and inches as height 2 feet, 7 inches x width 1 foot, 11 inches x depth 1 foot, 7 inches.


We can carefully pack items and send them worldwide. Please ring for a quote before ordering.

Viewing and Further Information

We would be delighted to arrange a viewing at our North London showroom, where you can also see a fantastic range of other chairs and desirable desks, just email or call us (+44 20 8809 9605) to arrange or to ask our experts any questions you might have. Please quote reference 07967 when you call.