Black lacquer and gilt penwork open armchair

Gold on black creates a striking effect in this delicate cane seated chair. The fine gilded lines of the penwork serving to make even its frame appear to be woven. An oriental village scene is depicted in the seat rails.




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Penwork decoration is imaginative and detailed with geometric and freehand illustration


Our craftsmanship

We are craftsmen first and foremost, and connected through our passion for traditional skills to all generations of craftsmen designers and makers.

Our collections

Inspired by the golden age, George Bensley collections are leading the trend for mixing heritage and traditional design and materials in contemporary settings.

Our showrooms

With three luxurious showrooms opening in Ho Chi Minh, Seoul and Hong Kong you’ll now be able to touch and admire the stunning beauty of our current collections.

Interior design

Our bespoke design service will guide you in selecting individual key pieces to emphasise your interior, or whole room sets to make a more emphatic statement.