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Curate a considered interior and add an air of natural refinement to your space with vintage linen chairs from our hand-picked selection here at Vinterior. Our marketplace has been carefully edited by our expert sellers and boasts an array of styles to help you source the perfect piece for your project. From antique Napoleon III chairs upholstered in neutral-hued linen to striking mid-century modern styles in bold, bright colourways. No matter your style, space, brief, or budget, you’ll find your one-of-a-kind right here.Used throughout history for its versatility, durability, and style, linen is coveted the world over. Growing abundantly throughout the world, the flax plant from which linen derives makes the fabric one of the most sustainable too. Available in a range of weights and weaves, common linens include Irish, Japanese, and French, each renowned among furniture and textile designers.Explore our carefully considered curation of vintage linen-upholstered chairs here at Vinterior. Use our filters to narrow your search and buy your favourite pieces direct from a trusted seller today.

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Vintage linen chairs for sale at VinteriorBring your interior vision into reality and source effortlessly refined linen chairs from a trusted seller in our marketplace today. For centuries linen has been used to upholster fine furniture, offering you a range of highly coveted styles to choose from in our vintage seating collection. Whether you’re seeking a beautiful armchair in linen or a hallway bench which featured the fabric, you’ll find the perfect piece here at Vinterior.Thoughts of linen may bring to mind sunny days and outdoor dining, yet its versatility and broad range of styles make it ideal for use in furniture. Mid-century designers often used thick, hardwearing linen to upholster chairs in an array of bold colours. While antique linen chairs often favoured softer, yielding cloth that formed the basis for elegant designs such as the linen Bergère chair.What is a Bergère chair?Originating in Paris during the French Regency period (17-15-1723), the Bergère chair passed through many iterations to reach its commonly known Louis XVI Directoire style. Featuring upholstered seats, backs and armrests, the framework of these pieces was often crafted from walnut or mahogany. Fitted with loose yet tailored cushions, linen Bergère chairs were, and still are, incredibly popular among style arbiters and designers worldwide.Often used in traditional interiors, the Bergère, or “Shepherdess” in English, adds an inimitable sense of taste and high-style to a living room or hallway. Popularly upholstered in linen, these chairs are perfect for experimenting with fabric and pattern. A blue and white ticking stripe will give an air of seaside charm, while a neutrally hued linen chair with a restrained white-washed frame elevates contemporary interiors with ease.Source one-of-a-kind vintage chairs upholstered in linen from our seller-curated marketplace. Shop thousands of characterful pre-owned pieces at Vinterior now.


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