Pair of French Louis XVI Painted Armchairs in Purple Velvet

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These armchairs are truly a blend of old and new. These chairs were completely restored down to their 8 way hand tied springs and newly upholstered in a rich purple velvet fabric. Beautiful Gustavian grey, hand carved frames with worn patina. Sturdy, solid and ready to be used. Down filled bolster cushions add the finishing touch. Absolutely breathtaking. This pair of French fauteuils are on display at the 1stdibs Floor in Manhattan (1stdibs@NYDC).

Measurements: Overall Height: 39", Seat Height: 18", Overall width: 25", Overall depth: 25", Seat Depth: 22"

Details

  • In the Style Of
    Louis XVI
  • Place of Origin
    France
  • Date of Manufacture
    c. 1860
  • Period
    19th Century
  • Materials and Techniques
    Wood
    Velvet
  • Condition
    Excellent. Completely restored, solid and sturdy. New upholstery..
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Dimensions
    39 in. H x 25 in. W x 25 in. D
    99 cm H x 63 cm W x 63 cm D
  • Seat Height
    18 in. (46 cm)
  • Seller Location
    New York, NY
  • Number of Items
    2
  • Reference Number
    1301288874313
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2010

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Located in New York, NY

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