Antique Occasional Chairs

Fireside Antiques offers antique occasional chairs. We source many of our vintage chairs on buying trips to Europe.  Here, you will find a vast selection of English and French antiques.

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  • Italian Savonarole Chair in Red Velvet

    $5,500.00

    36.50"H x 23.25"W x 19"D

    Dimensions: 36-½”H x 23-¼”W x 19”D

    A fabulous Savonarola chair with perfectly worn red velvet cushions with quality tassel ties. Decorative brass finials contrast the hand forged iron frames beautifully. The bottom and arm cushion contains the original mohair filling and remains quite comfortable. The curvy stretcher adds to the shapely body and provides continued support and finish at brass ball-and-claw feet. The cushion is removable and the seat height is 17-¼”. Make sure to check out all the photographs to get a closer look at the details.

  • French Fauteuil de Bureau Desk Chair

    $1,495.00

    29.88"H x 23.25"W x 22"D

    Dimensions: 29-⅞”H x 23-¼”W x 22”D

    This Charles X style fauteuil de bureau desk chair is classically shaped and showcases a wonderfully worn caramel toned leather seat. The mahogany curved back frame features a sophisticated touch of hand carved detail on the arms and turned front legs. Worn brass nailheads fix the leather to the frame and compliment the patina beautifully. Seat height is 18-⅝”H. Make sure to view all the photos to get a closer look at the detail.

  • English 19th Century Carved Oak Windsor Chair

    $795.00

    34.50"H x 17.63"W x 20.50"D

    Dimensions: 34-½”H x 17-⅝”W x 20-½”D

    A lovely single Windsor chair is thoughtfully crafted of solid oak from the 1860’s. Its classic carved back design and smooth seat are supported by turned legs and a graceful concave stretcher. Sturdy and ready for its next generation of owners.

  • English 19th Century Carved Oak Windsor Chair

    $765.00

    35.50"H x 20.13"W x 21"D

    Dimensions: 35-½”H x 20-⅛”W x 21”D

    A lovely single Windsor chair is thoughtfully crafted of solid oak from the 1860’s. Its classic carved back design and smooth seat are supported by turned legs and a graceful concave stretcher. Sturdy and ready for its next generation of owners. Seat height is 16-½”.

  • English 19th Century Pair of Armchairs

    $3,600.00

    36"H x 31.50"W x 26"D

    Dimensions: 36”H x 31-½”W x 26”D

    A classic pair of armchairs from 19th century England in wonderful antique condition. Upholstered in a neutral, patterned cut velvet fabric. Comfortable and sturdy, the chairs are raised on turned ebonized legs in the front, more simple legs in the back. The seat height is 16-¼”. The few signs of wear or discoloration only add to their antique charm. Make sure to view the detailed images to get a closer look at this great pair of occasional chairs. Sold as a pair only.

  • Set of 4 Vintage Italian Rococo Arm Chairs

    $6,200.00

    33.75"H x 25"W x 21"D

    Dimensions: 33-¾”H x 25”W x 21”D

    Set of four Italian Rococo armchairs from the 19th century. Their shaped cushioned back supports seamlessly connect with scrolling arms. The cream and blush pink upholstery with a crackle pattern provides a unique texture that compliments the frames and is in wonderful worn condition. The upholstery on the back side of the back is fixed to the frame with decorative brass nailheads. Turned cabriole legs finish at escargot feet and provide level support for the whole. Seats are 17-¼”H and the arms are 25”H. Sold as a set only. Make sure to view the detailed images to get a closer look at the quality craftsmanship.

  • English 19th Century Pair of Oak Hall Chairs

    $1,525.00

    33.75"H x 15.50"W x 18.25"D

    Dimensions: 33-¾”H x 15-½”W x 18-¼”D

    A pair of finely crafted solid oak English hall chairs from the 19th century. The shapely back showcases scrolling and shell inspired hand-carved elements at the top, a recessed shield form in the center, and acanthus leaves. Sturdy and level, they are supported by splayed back legs and turned front legs with toupe feet. Each chair has hand-holds hewn into the rear side of the back support. Made using traditional peg construction and retains a lovely patina. Seat height is 17-¼”. Circa 1820. Make sure to view the detailed images to get a closer view of this charming pair of occasional chairs.

  • French 19th Century Louis XVI Single Chair

    $695.00

    35.75"H x 19.13"W x 18"D

    Dimensions: 35-¾”H x 19-⅛”W x 18″D

    This single Louis XVI style chair is hand carved and painted in its original finish. Upholstered in a classic stripe fabric, this chair was upholstered many years ago using nailhead trim. The chair frame is slightly loose. In order to tighten the frame properly, the fabric will need to be replaced. Perfect as the chair that isn’t used everyday or it’s the perfect chair frame to choose your own fabric for upholstery.

  • Pair of Mid Century Armchairs

    $1,600.00

    32.75"H x 21.75"W x 22.25"D

    Dimensions: 32-¾”H x 21-¾”W x 22-¼”D

    A stylish pair of mid century modern armchairs from 1960’s France. Chair slates are upholstered with green vinyl and a sleek frame crafted from fruitwood; these are the perfect way to add a pop of color to any living space. The seat height is 17-½” and the arms are 25-¼”. In wonderful vintage condition, make sure to view the detailed images to get a closer view.

  • 18th Century Pair of French Louis XV Style Chairs

    $1,895.00

    34.75"H x 20.25"W x 18.50"D

    Dimensions: 34-¾”H x 20-¼”W x 18-½”D

    A gorgeous pair of Louis XV style chairs, hand crafted in France circa 1750. The sturdy frame features worn dark green and cream paint and carved floral details. Beautiful light green velvet upholstery is in good condition and secured to the frames with decorative round nailheads. The fabric is worn in a few small spots without taking away from the integrity of the whole. Seat height is 19-½”. Make sure to view the detailed images to get a closer look at this exceptional pair of accent chairs!

  • French Pair of Louis XVI Style Bergers

    $4,200.00

    41.50"H x 26"W x 21.50"D

    Dimensions: 41-½”H x 26”W x 21-½”D

    This pair of French Louis XVI-Style bergeres are in wonderful condition. The frames are 19th century, hand carved with a twisted ribbon border, acanthus leaf arms, and painted in its original finish. Upholstered in elegant stripe floral fabric with a removable cushion. These sturdy chairs are supported by turned, fluted legs. Seat height is 20”. Sold as a pair only. Make sure to view the detailed images for a closer look at the quality craftsmanship!

  • French 19th Century Mahogany Col De Cygne Bergere

    $2,995.00

    34.13"H x 25.25"W x 27"D

    Dimensions: 34-⅛”H x 25-¼”W x 27”D

    This fabulous col de cygne bergere was crafted in France circa 1810! In good antique condition with signs of wear consistent with over 200 years of use. Deeply toned, patinated mahogany frames beautifully compliment the stunning green velvet upholstery. Embossed with laurel wreaths and floral forms for a smart but whimsical design with floral border. The arms feature intricately hand-carved swan forms with detailed wings on the interior and exterior; a unique and intentional characteristic. Distinctive front legs with claw feet create a cohesive design. The cushions retain the original horsehair cushioning and tan and white gingham fabric backing. Comfortable and chic, this bergere is eye-catching in any living space. Removing the bottom cushion reveals the original vibrant tone of the fabric, a glimpse into the past! Seat height is 14-¾”. Make sure to view the detailed images for a closer look at this wonderful pair of armchairs!

  • Pair of French 19th Century Empire Style Fauteuils

    $2,500.00

    35.75"H x 23.25"W x 22.50"D

    Dimensions: 35-¾”H x 23-¼”W x 22-½”D

    This elegant pair of Empire style fauteuils will elevate any space to the next level of sophistication! Crafted in France, circa 1840; they are in good antique condition. Deeply toned, patinated mahogany frames beautifully compliment the stunning green velvet upholstery. Embossed with rosette and palm motifs for a smart but whimsical design with floral border. The arms feature intricately hand-carved swan forms with detailed wings on the interior and exterior; a unique and intentional characteristic. Distinctive front feet with claw details create a cohesive design. The back cushions retain the original horsehair cushioning and tan and white gingham fabric backing. Comfortable and chic, these fauteuils are perfect in any living space. Sold as a pair only. Seat height is 16-¾” and arm height is 24-⅞”. Make sure to view the detailed images for a closer look at this wonderful pair of armchairs!

  • French 19th Century Painted Louis XVI-Style Bergere

    $3,200.00

    39.25"H x 23.63"W x 24"D

    Dimensions: 39-¼”H x 23-⅝”W x 24”D

    A fabulous individual Louis XVI style bergere from 19th century France. This antique armchair boasts a meticulously carved and painted frame to which a lovely striped fabric has been affixed. The squared frame is ornamented with carved acanthus leaf, lamb’s tongue, twisted ribbon and fluted motifs and has been painted a beautiful taupe/sage green color – which has patinated wonderfully over the decades – exposing the natural hardwood found below in more trafficked areas. The bergere is upholstered in a more recent fabric, with a pink and ecru stripe. The upholstery is affixed to the frame with brass nailheads. Seat height: 17”H.

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    Pair of French Painted Slipper Chairs

    $395.00

    34.13"H x 17.25"W x 17.5"D

    Dimensions: 34-⅛”H x 17-¼”W x 17-½”D

    A lovely petite pair of French slipper chairs. The cream painted frames are accented by the dark greenish blue inner trim. Matching carved flowers and leaf-like corners detail the top of the shaped seat backs. The worn floral upholstery is original to the pair, secured to the frame with a decorative nailhead trim. Seat height is 16-¼”. Each chair has a slightly different shaped set of turned front legs, making them quite a unique pair. Age and use has worn away some of the paint, revealing a darker coat underneath from an earlier time.

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    English Inlay Upholstered Single Chair

    $295.00

    39"H x 17"W x 18"D

    Dimensions: 39”H x 17”W x 18”D

    A simple upholstered chair from England with just the right amount of antique detail. The bright wood frame features a delicate inlay on the apron and front legs. Light, striped fabric is lined with the same fabris and fixed to the chair. The spring seats are comfortable and in good condition. The front feet have brass sabots on them to protect from wear and tear. Make sure to view the detailed images.

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    French 19th Century Gilt Fauteuils

    $2,100.00

    36.50"H x 24"W x 21.50"D

    Dimensions: 36-½”H x 24”W x 21-½”D

    A fantastic pair of Louis XVI style fauteuils! The giltwood frames have been carved with exquisite detail; leaves, rossettses, and ribbon-like perimeters. The silk upholstery is in good condition and depicts a beautiful design of flowers and vines in metallic thread with pink trim. Fluted Louis XVI style legs support the comfortable seats. The giltwood has been slightly worn with age and use, giving the pair a great patina without taking away from the luster of the gold. Seat height is 17-¼”. Make sure to view the detailed images for a closer look!

  • French 20th Century Louis VX Style Pair of Chairs

    $2,500.00

    34.75"H x 24"W x 20"D

    Dimensions: 34-¾”H x 24”W x 20”D

    A pair of early 20th century Louis XV style oak frame chairs. Recently upholstered with cut silk and velvet fabric, the seat height is 18” without the cushion and 24’’ with the cushion. The caning is in great condition, stained to match the rich oak. Flower carvings on the shaped back beautifully match those on the skirt and legs. The French cabriole legs are lightly carved and provide level support. Comfortable and wide, these chairs are perfect for any living space! Make sure to view the detailed images for a closer look.

  • Custom Made Arm Chair & Ottoman

    $6,200.00

    29.75"H x 26.75"W x 44"D

    Dimensions: 29-¾”H x 26-¾”W x 44”D

    A charming armchair and ottoman duo in matching Lisa Fine fabric. Custom made by Cisco, this petite set provides a comfortable and stylish place to relax without taking up too much space. The repeating blue flower pattern and cream base of the fabric make this an easy piece to incorporate into a range of decor styles. Ottoman dimensions are 15-½”H x 17”W x 23-½”D. Chair dimensions are 29-¾”H x 26-¾”W x 27-½”D. Make sure to view the detailed images for a closer look.

  • English 19th Century Tapestry Recliner

    $3,500.00

    39.25"H x 26.13"W x 30.25"D

    Dimensions: 39-¼”H x 26-⅛”W x 30-¼”D

    This is an English 19th century tapestry and walnut recliner. It is adjustable and also folds down so it can be easily moved or travel with the owner. It would be a conversation piece. Circa 1870. Be sure to look at the detailed images. 

    Folded: 37-¼”H x 6-½”D Seat: 16”H

  • French Early 20th Century Painted Directoire Style Bergère

    $2,400.00

    38.25"H x 26.88"W x 27.5"D

    Dimensions: 38-¼”H x 26-⅞”W x 27-½”D

    A fabulous early 20th century bergère, with taupe painted frame, made in the Directoire style in France, circa 1900. This beautiful, large chair has a linear back that is juxtaposed to its round seat. The chair is upholstered in a vintage silk fabric that is secured to the frame with brass nailheads. Turned baluster-form columns ornament the chair’s arms and complement the turned and styled front legs. See the detailed photos for a closer look at this fantastic antique bergère. 

    Seat height: 20-½”

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    Pair of French Early 20th Century Louis XV-Style Bergeres & Ottoman

    $2,995.00

    36.5"H x 28.38"W x 32.5"D

    Dimensions: 36-½”H x 28-⅜”W x 32-½”D

    A gorgeous set of carved fruitwood, cane back armchairs with ottoman.  The chairs are all hand-carved with cane backs and double cane sides.  The chairs have a light green upholstery.  See detailed pictures for its condition.  

    Chairs: 36-½”H x 28-⅜”W x 32-½”D, Seat: 17”H.

    Ottoman: 17”H x 27”W x 27″D

  • English 19th Century Victorian Leather Tub Chair

    $1,945.00

    30.75"H x 24.75"W x 21.5"D

    Dimensions: 30 3/4″ H x 24 3/4″ W x 21 1/2″ D

    This handsome tub chair, c. 1830, is made of beautiful English oak and has wonderfully aged leather upholstery.  The clean wood finish juxtaposed against the patinated leather and architectural nail heads make for an attractive chair.  Sit into the deep curved, padded back with  H-shaped, carved stretcher backrest that extends to the floor by way of the two back legs.  Rest your arms on antique leather armrests that terminate into beautifully carved scroll supports.  The leather upholstered seat is constructed with traditional antique methods of using horsehair, burlap and spring cushion.  The attention to detail doesn’t stop there, it continues down both front legs.  This chair will add a powerful, antique statement to your house. 

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    Pair of Painted French 19th Century Louis XVI-Style Fauteuils

    $2,350.00

    34.25"H x 22.5"W x 22.75"D

    Dimensions: 34 1/4″ H x 22 1/2″ W x 22 3/4″ D

    A lovely pair of painted French 19th century round-back fauteuils, upholstered in vintage coral velvet. The armchairs are beautifully carved and painted, with both the paint and hardwood acquiring an exceptional patina over time. The frame sports an antiqued taupe-colored paint, with some of the bare hardwood exposed where paint has been lost. The coral-colored velvet upholstery is in good condition. It was present when we purchased the pair in France. It has a darling trim that graces the seat, back and manchets. The chairs’ joinery is all tight and without any play. They were likely tightened when the pair was recently recovered. 

    Seat Height: 16″

  • English 19th Century Oak Desk Chair

    $1,200.00

    36"H x 18.75"W x 22.25"D

    Dimensions: 36″H x 18-3/4″W x 22-1/4″D; Seat 18-1/4″H x 17-3/4″D

    This handsome 19th century English oak desk chair, c.1860’s, features the original leather upholstery and an incredible rich patina. The padded chair back, with large decorative nail heads (several lacking), has a rear pierced handle and sits upon a pair of chamfered rear side rails. The cushioned seat, with smaller brass nail heads (several lacking), is raised on chamfered legs joined by an H-form stretcher. The whole rests on unique roller-ball casters which, along with the handle, make for ease of movement.

  • French 19th Century Louis XVI-Style Pair of Painted Bergères

    $4,995.00

    38"H x 28"W x 29.5"D

    Dimensions: 38″H x 28″W x 29-1/2″D and 35-3/4″H x 28″W x 29″D

    This elegant pair of Louis XVI-style cream-painted “His” and “Hers” bergères, c. 1860’s, are from France and feature gorgeous velvet floral upholstery in shades of aubergine, lavender, grey, and green. The painted frames are highlighted in a sage green. These lovely bergères, one slightly larger for “Him,” would be perfect in front of a fireplace, a bedroom, or in a study!

     

  • English 19th Century Oak Captain’s Chair

    $1,495.00

    30.5"H x 24.25"W x 20"D

    Dimensions: 30-1/2″H x 24-1/4″W x 20″D

    A splendid captain’s chair, made in England, circa 1870 of solid oak. The antique has fantastic turned spindle components that join to form a handsome and classically styled chair. The horseshoe shaped armrest, welled seat, and curved top rail have all been hand-carved using exceptional English oak. The chair is braced by a double stretcher linking all four turned legs.
    Seat height: 17″

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    Pair of French 19th Century Gold Gilt Louis XV Armchairs

    $2,995.00

    39.75"H x 26"W x 28.5"D

    Dimensions: 39-3/4″H x 26″W x 28-1/2″D

    A brilliant pair of gold gilt fauteuils, made in France towards the beginning of the 19th century. The pair has been more recently upholstered in a silk fabric depicting fruiting branches. These Louis XV armchairs have a carved frame that is finished in wonderfully preserved, lustrous gold gilt. Sinuous lines, hallmarks of the classic Louis XV design, are incorporated into the chair’s rails, with lovely cabriole legs emerging from them and terminating in escargot feet.
    Seat height: 17″

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    French 19th Century Louis XV Style Upholstered Armchair

    $795.00

    44"H x 24.5"W x 28.5"D

    Dimensions: 44″H x 24-1/2″W x 28-1/2″D

    A beautiful late 19th century carved Louis XV style armchair from France. Upholstered in an ivory fabric with double-welt cording, this classically styled chair has a darker hand-carved walnut frame that contrasts the lighter fabric nicely. Both the top and front rails are embellished with carved shell cartouche and floral motifs. The arms and legs are all done in the sinuous Louis XV style, with the front legs terminating in carved escargot feet. The upholstery does have some blemishes and is not in pristine condition.

Fireside Antiques offers antique occasional chairs. We source many of our vintage chairs on buying trips to Europe.  Here, you will find a vast selection of English and French antiques.
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