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18th Century Swedish Gripsholm Armchair

$8,000

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Fine 18th century Swedish Gripsholm armchair in original color and padding, circa 1775. The armchairs got its name from the Gripsholm castle when the king Gustav III decorated most of the bedrooms with this model of armchair in the late 18th century. Gripsholm is known as Gustav Vasa's castle, as it was he who built the castle on the shores of Lake Mälaren in 1537.

Details

  • Dimensions
    Height: 34.65 in (88 cm)Width: 26.38 in (67 cm)Depth: 21.66 in (55 cm)
  • Style
    Rococo (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1775
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Seller Location
    Helsingborg, SE
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU1067210629821

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About the Seller
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