EDWARD WILLIAM GODWIN (1833 - 1886) WALNUT CAPTAINS SWIVEL CHAIR / ARMCHAIR.
A superb wooden antique arts and crafts captains swivel chair / armchair / desk chair made from walnut. A design classic attributed to Edward William Godwin, the 'Godfather of the Modern Movement' and registered by the London furniture maker and retailer James Peddle in on 24th March 1881.
For reference see The Secular Furniture of E.W. Godwin, New York 1999, by Susan Weber Soros page 131 plate 178.
The chair is amazingly comfortable & ergonomically designed.
Size: 85cm high x 56cm wide.
Condition: In excellent condition & the swivel mechanism works perfectly.
Provenance: Private Collection UK.