Share your favorites on Show & Tell

EASTLAKE LADIES CHAIR? HELP - INFO

In Furniture > Chairs > Show & Tell and Furniture > Victorian Furniture > Show & Tell.
fhrjr2's likes190 of 309Arthur Umanoff Cast Iron Mid-century Barstool                        Antique Table Jewelry Box/Showcase
4
Love it
1
Like it

fhrjr2fhrjr2 likes this.
officialfuelofficialfuel loves this.
ManikinManikin loves this.
SEAN68SEAN68 loves this.
ZowieZowie loves this.
See 3 more
Add to collection

    Please create an account, or Log in here

    If you don't have an account, create one here.


    Create a Show & TellReport as inappropriate


    Posted 8 years ago

    TomR
    (18 items)

    I found this Antique Ladies Chair, one arm it has the original spring and stuffed seat. Someone told me it was an Eastlake Ladies Chair, but I couldn't find the makers mark. Any help and info is appreciated!

    Unsolved Mystery

    Help us close this case. Add your knowledge below.

    logo
    Chairs
    See all
    GIANT White right HAND SHAPED CHAIR 32" tall adult 70's Retro EAMES iCarly NEW
    GIANT White right HAND SHAPED CHAIR...
    $139
    GIANT Black right HAND SHAPED CHAIR 32" tall adult 70s Retro EAMES iCarly NEW
    GIANT Black right HAND SHAPED CHAIR...
    $139
    GIANT BRIGHT Purple right HAND SHAPED CHAIR 32" adult 70s Retro EAMES iCarly NEW
    GIANT BRIGHT Purple right HAND SHAP...
    $139
    GIANT Neon/Lime Green right HAND SHAPED CHAIR 32" 70's Retro EAMES iCarly NEW
    GIANT Neon/Lime Green right HAND SH...
    $139
    logo
    GIANT White right HAND SHAPED CHAIR 32" tall adult 70's Retro EAMES iCarly NEW
    GIANT White right HAND SHAPED CHAIR...
    $139
    See all

    Comments

    1. Zowie Zowie, 8 years ago
      Sorry but I remember this type of style when younger if I remember correctly they are part of a larger extension that's why the one arm could always be wrong.
    2. Manikin Manikin, 8 years ago
      Eastlake style . One arm was off due to the large dresses ladies of the day wore so they had a place for dress to fall to one side . These also came in sets called parlor sets. A loveseat and a 2 armed mans chair . Date from 1870-1900 . Very nice find
    3. TomR TomR, 8 years ago
      Thanks, I don't see many one arm ones. An old timer was at my house today and told me he thought it was an Eastlake and gave an estimate. I couldn't believe it, but I can't seem to find people interested in it. Either they don't know what it is or the economy.
    4. Manikin Manikin, 8 years ago
      I think it is the economy . And of coarse it will take a certain buyer for this chair and that knows why it has one arm . Of coarse today ladies don't need that extra space so one arm maybe more difficult sell . It Hopefully the person that came to your house did not over estimate price . All prices have fallen in antiques so he may have told a wrong amount too . I will see if I can find one that sold similar to your's .
    5. TomR TomR, 8 years ago
      Thanks, I appreciate it!
    6. akp, 8 years ago
      Interesting chair. Re. value, I would guess $100 or so at auction. There is a similar, somewhat less elaborate version on liveauctioneers that failed to sell with a starting bid of $80 in 2010, at http://www.liveauctioneers.com/item/7996672. The issue is that this is basically a prop for a Victorian-era home, and unfortunately the number of collectors of such items has dropped off considerably over the past 10 years.
    7. fhrjr2 fhrjr2, 8 years ago
      I was going to guess it came from Las Vegas. A place for people to sit after they play the one armed bandits........
    8. TomR TomR, 8 years ago
      Thanks, I appreciate the feedback. I let it go as part of a bundle with someone. I couldn't find anyone interested in it on it's own.
    9. cowboydieselmw, 9 months ago
      That's a good looking chair. I was looking at Eastern styles on google and there seems to be quite a variation here from $300-$1000. I wish you the best on your journey!

    Want to post a comment?

    Create an account or login in order to post a comment.