Antique Oak Bentwood Chair by Albert Pick Co. in the style of Michael Thonet 1900's-SOLD- SOLD- SOLD
The chair is made from strong oak wood, which is hand-pressed over steam giving a unique character and long life. This technique was pioneered by Michael Thonet in the 1800s setting a new standard for furniture production. Thonet patented the bentwood process, but their patent expired a few years before this chair was manufactured. Albert Pick Co. imitated their success with seductively-curved wood chairs for the high end hotel industry.
Manufactured by Albert Pick Co., Chicago, IL. It is very old. Original label present. It is in good sturdy vintage condition. Does show age/ use with a chip under front seat that is about 1" long as photographed. Also other character marks! The wood is beautifully aged! Sculptural bentwood beauty. Circa 1900's, goes super well with mid century, Deco, contemporary decor. Classic Thonet style. Age appropriate wear.
Measures- 35" H x 17" W x 20" D, 15" diameter seat.
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