Pair of Rare "Ficks Folder" Lounge Chairs by Ficks Reed Co.
Pair of "Ficks Folder" lounge chairs by Ficks Reed Co.
H 26.75 in. x W 21.25 in. x D 35.25 in.
This pair has been professionally restored.
Ficks Reed Co
The Cincinnati, Ohio-based Ficks Reed Company was founded in 1885 by Louis Ficks. Initially established as the National Carriage and Reed Company, the company produced woven reed and wicker baby carriages before expanding their product line. They made furniture out of 2 different types of cane ,also using black walnut and laminated table tops.
For over 125 years, Ficks Reed has built its reputation manufacturing high quality furniture using wicker, rattan, woven peel, bamboo, and selected hardwoods. Ficks Reed has collaborated with world renowned designers including, Dorothy Draper, Paul László, John B. Wisner, and Paul T. Frankl, among many others. Ficks Reed furniture designs reflect the dedicated collaboration between designer and skilled artisans ensuring attention to details and outstanding craftsmanship.
In addition to fabulous home furnishings, Ficks Reed has also furnished luxurious, inviting environments for prestigious hotels, resorts, clubs, and restaurants for over eight decades. Ficks Reed hospitality clients include The Greenbrier Hotel, The Breakers Palm Beach, The Arizona Biltmore, MGM Mandalay Bay, Sandpiper Beach Club, Ritz Carlton Hotels, Four Seasons Hotels, Renaissance Hotels, Marriott Hotels, and Hyatt Regency Hotels.
Every piece of Ficks Reed furniture, whether residential or hospitality, is hand worked to the highest quality maintaining their legacy as a leading manufacturer of wicker and rattan furnishings.