Collectible Chair –Billiard Room Chair, circa 1895. Hidden away in the Bachelor's Wing of Biltmore House, the Billiard Room was primariy a male retreat. Here men played billiards and pool or just relaxed in upholstered leather armchairs. Crafted in London in 1895, this very masucline chair was reproduced from a 17th century model that originated from an old English estate. "Take A Seat" is a line created in 2000 by Raine Willetts Designs. Raine is considered one of the premier collectibles by both enthusists, and collectors alike. They have earned top honors in the collectible field including the best new collectible of the year,and the rising star award from the National Association of Limited Edition Dealers, and the prestigous Collectible of the Year. The detail, quality and historical accuracy of each piece is unmatched by any other artists. In June of 1998 Willitts Designs sponsored the introduction of the Just the Right Shoe line. #24029 . Chair is in mint unused condition, with original packaging, and mint in original box.The Raine's Take a Seat line are a limited edition collectible and are sure to increase in value over time. This piece comes with the original box, and certificate of Authenticity. Made in China.