Chaise Longue/Daybed - Regency Period - Bergère


  • £12,250.00
  • €14,150 Euro
  • $15,537 US Dollar

United Kingdom

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Chaise Longue/Daybed - Regency Period - Bergère

This finely crafted Regency period Bergère daybed / chaise longue has horse hair wadding covered with original gold and black decoration which perfectly highlights the style and elegance of the period.The Regency period was noted for elegance and achievements in fine art and architecture. The period was a time of great social, political and economic changes.
The Prince Regent who later became George IV of England, was one of the greatest patrons of the arts and architecture. One could say there was a mini-Renaissance of culture and refinement.


  • H: 76cm (30in)
  • W: 168cm (66in)
  • D: 61cm (24in)


18th Century & Earlier

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Gospel Oak Lane
Stratford Upon Avon
CV37 0JA
United Kingdom


James Wigington has been dealing in antiques for over 40 years. The family business was established over 100 years ago in Shipston on Stour, Warwickshire, specialising in arms and armour. In 1932 James’ father moved the business and his family to Stratford upon Avon, occupying a shop opposite Shakespeare’s birthlpace. James’ late father was one of the early members of the British Antique Dealers Association (BADA). His late brother, Robin also had a shop and museum in Stratford, dealing in arms and amour, including the weapons of Tipu Sultan. Some of the weapons from Robin’s collection sold at Bonhams recently, achieving world record prices in the millions.

James’ own interest quickly grew to include early fishing tackle, antique furniture and works of art. In 2006 James and his wife Jayne built Stratford Armouries which houses a collection of Churchill memorabilia (formerly housed at Bletchley Park), a Wellington bomber exhibition and a small collection of antiques which he has for sale.

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