Hardy Chair, Oak
The oak Hardy chair is a comfortable modern carver, a true classic in the making, its single steam-bent back a true work of craftsmanship.
Two chair typologies from the 19th century, Thomas Hardy’s birth century, inspired its design: firstly the Captain’s chair originally a low-backed wooden armchair and secondly, the Smokers bow, a low back Windsor, often used in smoking rooms, public houses, barbers shops and cottages.
Old Furniture, a poem by Dorset-born Thomas Hardy, is an ode to beauty of furniture being handed down the generations. We think the oak Hardy chair would make Mr Hardy quite pleased.
Would you like a seat pad with your chair? Email us for information and prices.
Designed by David Irwin for Another Country.
Materials & Finishes
Solid Certified Oak / Oiled
- Width: 574mm / 22 19/32″
- Height: 738mm / 29 1/16″
- Depth: 500mm / 19 11/16″
- Seat height: 458mm / 18 1/32″
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Our mission is to be a responsible, purposeful and useful company that is fit for the 21st century, and our ambition is to sell our sustainably made furniture to as many people as possible.
To do this, we strive to strike the right balance between craft and industry.