The lines of this unusual chair are very sinuous. Im reminded more of couture than furnishings. The golden yellow original upholstery is still beautiful after close to 60-70 years.However, I can imagine this in an awesome new mohair or velvet. I always think it is fun to know some history on vintage pieces. Unfortunately, according to the son, in a corner against the wall, its beautiful back never to be seen. Smyth Company long time Chicago staple which was founded in 1867. At one time they occupied a complete block called John M. Smyth Block on West Madison Street. Today the Kennedy Expressway goes right through where the store was located. Their family ownership spanned three generations. And, aside from Marshall Field, John M.
Smyth is one of the names synonymous with Chicago retailing. They severed all family ties to the store in 1994. And, in 2005, after nearly 140 years, the last store closed. This awesome Art Deco style wingback lounge chair and all its history should be yours.Seat Height 20.5 Inches. Arm Height 23.3 Inches. Inside Seat Width 21.5 Inches. Inside Seat Depth 23 Inches. Inside Back Height 27 Inches. Weight 41.8 Pounds Each. Please send zip code for a quote to your area. The item "Art Deco Style High Wingback Lounge Chair from John M. Smyth Company Chicago" is in sale since Saturday, October 27, 2018. This item is in the category "Antiques\Periods & Styles\Art Deco". The seller is "cgranddesign" and is located in Topeka, Kansas.
This item can be shipped to United States.