Pair of French Empire Fauteuils in Mahogany w/ Bronze Doré Ormolu, circa 1810 For Sale
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Pair of French Empire Fauteuils in Mahogany w/ Bronze Doré Ormolu, circa 1810

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An exquisite pair of Empire armchairs/ fauteuils in fine mahogany with bronze doré ormolu mounts decorating the upper crest & lower back splat, with rosettes & palmettes on legs terminating with sabots of lions' paws & caryatids of winged female figures as arm supports, France, circa 1810. These chairs are extremely well-crafted & were purchased by us directly from the family whose forebears had commissioned them around 1800. Restored in our workshop with French-polish finish. Measurements: 26 1/2" wide x 27" deep x 39 1/4" high (Seat height: 18").

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  • Materials and Techniques
  • Condition
    Good
  • Condition Details
    Chairs are exquisite & in very good condition with several small pieces of the ormolu mounts missing: on the seat rail of one chair, & two additional small pieces are missing in the decorative palmettes. French-polish finish.
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses.
  • Dimensions
    H 39.25 in. x W 26.5 in. x D 27 in.H 99.7 cm x W 67.31 cm x D 68.58 cm
  • Seat Height
    18 in. (45.72 cm)
  • Seller Location
    Miami, FL
  • Seller Reference Number
    SEA00233
  • Sold As
    Set of 2
  • Reference Number
    LU98811320608
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