This new leather ‘Gainsborough chair‘ has been hand-made in England using the finest quality materials. It has a swivel/tilt mechanism and the height is adjustable.


The hand-dyed russet leather hide has all the hallmarks of natural leather including grain and texture variation, stretch marks and scars. Upholstered in the finest quality Scottish cow hide which has been hand dyed and antiqued to the highest standards. As they are hand dyed the leather can be finished in any colour requested,with the beautiful antique patina being achieved with a process that uses special walnut based stains.

The studding is achieved with close individual nails / studs not by using strips, and each nail is individually hammered in by hand.

We only use hardwoods, with the show wood being solid mahogany and the frames being made from solid beech. The castors that come as standard as plastic twin wheel socket castors, and brass castors can be fitted at an extra cost of £30 per chair. These, however, are not at manoeuvrable as the more modern plastic version castors.

The seats are filled with canvas, fibre and felt, with individual double cone hand springing. Each spring is hand sewn to the beech wood frame.



This superb handmade English chair is ideal for sitting at one of our desirable desks. Be aware that hand-dyed leather can fade in direct sunlight. These chairs are available in other colours on request. At only £1,350.00 per chair, these represent exceptional value.


These are newly made chairs so are in excellent condition, please see photos for confirmation.


Each chair is height 105 cm x width 60 cm x depth 70 cm equivalent to height 3 feet, 5 inches x width 2 feet x depth 2 feet, 4 inches


We can pack and ship these items to anywhere in the world, please request a quote before ordering. We deliver to Mainland UK addresses free of charge.

Viewing and Further Information

We can organise a viewing for you at our North London showroom, just email or call (+44 20 8809 9605) to make an appointment or to ask any questions quoting reference 05071b. Bespoke orders and wholesale enquiries are very welcome.