Howard Keith Diplomat sofa, zebra print, 1970s, vintage

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Designer: John Home

Howard Keith (HK Designs)

We are pleased to offer a vintage Howard Keith (HK Designs) Diplomat sofa in zebra print, for sale on behalf of a private client.

HK Diplomat in zebra print fabric

Purchased from new in about 1976 from Harrods.

Measurements: 268cm (W) x 104cm (D) x 62cm (H). 

In very good condition.

The back has faced a window for many years and is more faded than the other parts.

No sagging on the arms and both “log” cushions are in good condition. 

No tears.

Hasn’t been used much in the last 20 years.

No visible HK or fire safety labels.

Price: £3,500

Collection from Stanmore, Middlesex by prior arrangement.

The Diplomat’s low, modernist sleek lines and deep-set seating make them a well sought after piece.

HK created bespoke furniture for the Queen’s Royal Train and the QE2 cruise liner. HK of London designed furniture for the British Parliament and the Royal Bank of England.

Howard Keith sofas have appeared in films such as Rocketman.

Please email us at [email protected] for more details or if you have any questions.

How we work for items such as these:-
We act as an agent connecting buyers and sellers.
We have not seen the goods in person.
We take no responsibility for the good themselves – we simply negotiate and introduce buyer and seller.
Once agreed, we collect payment from the buyer on behalf of the seller, then we release the address and contact details for you to arrange collection, and hold the monies until you have arranged collection. Once collected we then pass on payment to the seller.
This item may not meet contemporary fire safety standards which were introduced after this item was made.
You may also want to consider recovering or reupholstery.