Neil Morris Walnut Lounge Chairs for Morris Furniture Glasgow Circa 1950s 🖤
Walnut lounge chairs designed by Neil Morris, for Morris Furniture of Glasgow circa 1950s, the rich walnut veneered ply frames, complimented with the original green vinyl padded covering, exceptional design and extremely rare to be found as a pair.
Morris Furniture Glasgow Background Furnishing the world over 3 centuries
The Morris Furniture Group has enjoyed a rich and successful history spanning three generations of the Morris family. Born in the late 1800's Harris Morris steered the Morris Furniture Company through production of a diverse range of products. Catering for some of the most prestegious hotels to Cunard luxury ocean liners, cinema seats, domestic and office products, Morris Furniture also provided a valuable contribution throughout the second world war (1939-45) producing a range of items necessary for the war effort. What ever time period, Morris Furniture has proved to be a valuable, flexible and consistent business. Showing its ablity to adjust and react not only to the current demands but having the foresight to develop new and innovative products for the years ahead. In 1920 Morris Furniture produce cinema seats for first talking movie in uk “the Jazz Singer ”, in 1947 Morris became the favoured supplier of Royalty and were commissioned to design and fit a special bedroom suite for the Queen and Prince Philip as a royal wedding gift. The wood was taken from the balmoral estate and then sent to their first home at Clarence house . Today the furniture resides in Sandringham castle. Neil Morris won many design awards for his famous Bambi chair and Clouds occasional tables. Even today collectors seek these valued and exceptional designs.
Height: 27.5” / 70cm
Width: 22” / 56cm
Depth: 23.5” / 60cm
Seat height: 15.75” / 40cm
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