Royal House Antiques is delighted to offer for sale this very rare fully restored Whisky brown leather Lutyen's Viceroy style two seat brown leather sofa with Thomas Chippendale style floating button cushions. A very good looking and rare sofa, the style comes from the original Victorian sofas made by Lutyen's, the family are still in business today. This sofa is a fantastic size, it's rare to find sub 160cm piece that can very comfortably seat two people, the main reason is due to the thin straight arms, there is no wasted space. The cushions are what is called Thomas Chippendale style floating button cushions, it means they have a small arrangement of buttons as was used in the 18.
Century on Wingback armchairs by the greatest furniture maker in England's history Thomas Chippendale. His period chairs sell in the millions.
The cushions are fully leather upholstered on both sides so should the worse happen and you damage one side you can simply flip it over. In terms of the restoration this sofa has had the full works, the legs are new, they are solid so to the frame and not later screw ins, they have Victorian style porcelain castors, the upholstery was lightly washed back then hand dyed six times this glorious whisky brown colour which is exclusive to my leather polishers. Please note all measurements are taken at the widest point, if you would like any additional or specific measurements please ask. Royal House Antiques is a privately owned family ran business founded in Wimbledon SW19 and now based in Pulborough RH20.
We specialise in finding, restoring very fine luxury antique leather seating, along with every single other type of antique ranging from the 16. We also stock a number of designer brands such as Fritz Hansen, Ralph Lauren, Cavalli, Charles & Ray Eames, Vitra, David Linley, Rolex, Tiffany, Jager Le Coulter and so on. Please view the very detailed pictures as they form part of the description pertaining to the condition. Royal House Antiques cannot be held liable for any independent assumptions made regarding the items we sell, if you are unsure on any point, please feel free to ask for clarity. Please note vintage period and original items such as leather seating will always have natural patina in the form of creasing and wear, we recommend annual waxing to ensure no moisture is lost, also hand dyed leather is not recommended to sit in direct sunlight for prolonged periods of time as it will dry out and fade.COURIER, LARGE ITEMS ONLY THAT CAN'T BE POSTED. Whomever delivers will always require help on the larger items to unload, the price you will be quoted will always be based on this assumption, if this is not possible, please let us know as it will affect the price to send a two-person team.