A Classic George Smith Sofa
Posted on October 03, 2023
At Antiquated Antiques, in our collection of antique settees and sofas, we have a classic and elegant piece from the 1950s, a George Smith sofa. During the late 1700s, George Smith (c.1786–1826) emerged as an iconic figure in British design. Collaborating with prestigious clients such as the Prince of Wales, Smith and other renowned furniture makers played a crucial role in establishing Britain's design legacy throughout the Industrial Revolution.
In the present day, the George Smith company takes inspiration from Smith's original drawings. George Smith's contemporary creations build upon the traditional British styles that were popularized by craftsmen like Smith and enjoyed by affluent patrons such as the 4th Earl of Chesterfield.
In our collection, we proudly present this timeless Sofa by George Smith, dating back to the 1950s. This exceptional piece bears the hallmark of George Smith's renowned craftsmanship and attention to detail. With its elegant design and enduring allure, this sofa stands as a testament to the enduring quality and craftsmanship of mid-century furniture. In today's market, acquiring a new sofa of comparable craftsmanship and sophistication can range from £5000 to £10,000. Embrace the opportunity to own a piece of history and indulge in the comfort and style that only a George Smith sofa can provide.