Ercol tall back easy chair, no.478

  • Year: 1962
  • Materials: beech, foam, wool
  • Size: 730mm (W) x 785mm (D) x 1040mm (H)
  • Reference: SB20234
  • Manufacturer: Ercol
  • Categories: Seating
Double bow tall back easy chair, model no.478 from the Ercol Windsor Range, originated by Lucian R. Ercolani. First production recorded in 1962. New seat cushion, upholstered in grey wool, attached to the frame by ties. Beech frame finished in dark stain known as antique wax.

High double bow seatback with nine spindles, two tail sticks and block. Upward-curved arms on diagonal supports. Seat cushion on rubber webbing and original back cushion press-studs in place (back cushion not supplied).

Small blue printed metallic paper label, featuring Ercol recumbent lion logo glued to the rear of seat block, probably introduced c.1957. This was the most commonly used logo on Windsor Range furniture from the late 1950s to mid-70s.

Pair of IKEA cushions available, if desired, at cost.