Click the photos below to see larger popup images of this modern recliner chair designed and handcrafted by Earl
modern recliner chair in an upright position showing leather cushions
modern recliner chair in a slightly reclined position showing arched armrest from one side
modern recliner chair reclined showing solid maple stacked laminate frame from other side
modern recliner chair installed and fully upright
modern recliner chair installed and shown from the side showing sculpted armrest
This modern recliner chair was designed and handcrafted by Earl Nesbitt. The solid maple stacked laminate frame with leather cushions was hand sculpted by Earl. Arched armrests conceal recessed sprocket and cog configuration which manually engages adjustable footrest via leather straps, cross section of steel pipe and flexible steel cable. Adjustable back with similar sprocket and moveable wooden post. Dimensions: 72” x 29” x 50” tall. Hand rubbed tung oil based finish. Original design with hand carved signature by Earl Nesbitt. Earl has been designing and building custom made furniture professionally for more than 30 years. We sell Earl's furniture exclusively online through this website and at juried shows throughout the United States. Our studio is open by appointment only. Call for hours. We ship Earl's custom made furniture worldwide.

Call (505-592-9265) to buy a modern recliner chair designed and handcrafted by Earl.

Click the photos below to see larger popup images of Earl designing, building and installing custom made furniture. Hover over the photos to see descriptions. The first photo is a full size mock up of a recliner chair. The second photo is the recliner arm jig.
full size mock up of modern recliner chair in Earl's shop
armrest glue up of modern recliner chair in Earl's shop
Earl fitting custom made chair frames
Earl drilling mortises for custom made chairs
full size mock up for custom made art deco cabinet in Earl's shop
Earl installing retractable doors in custom made art deco cabinet
close up of Earl marking notch for glass on mesquite slabs for custom made live edge dining table
Earl signing base of custom made mesquite dining table