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Spanish Chair

 
 

View 1
What a pleasure to work on these chairs. Our client received these chairs from his mother and as you will see, they needed some real TLC.




 

 


 


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  View 2
Here is the leather seat removed and seen from the back side. This was its second restoration and in bad need of help.






 


 


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  View 3
This image shows just how much of the leather was missing and its fissured state.


 

 


 


 


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View 4
This is the leather fully restored with a canvas backing.








 


 


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  View 5Here
Here is a view of a mold of the crown of the seat that we made to bind the old leather to the canvas and start to re-construct the leather seat.





 



 


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  View 6
In this view we are making the mold to make the cast.






 

 


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  View 7
Here we use plastic film to initially clamp the leather to the new canvas underneath.

 


 


 


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View 8
Here we use the mold top as the final clamp to bind together the leather and canvas.



 


 


 


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  View 9
In this view you can see that we made legs for the mold clamping system to give us ample room to place clamps.







 

 


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  View 10
The next 2 views give a good feel for how the tooled leather seat looks fully restored.





 


 


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  View 11
Here is more detail of the seat.






 

 


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  View 12
I wanted to add the next two images because I thought that the carving was exquisite!






 

 

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  View 13
Another view of the carving.






 

 

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  View 14
A final shot for your viewing pleasure.






 

 


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