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Pair of Louis XVI Painted Directoire Style Fauteuil Armchairs


Rare pair of painted fauteuil armchairs made in the Directoire style featuring generous molded frames with a sweeping back. Carved in a neoclassical motif and supported by tapered column legs. Upholstered with a silk damask fabric in a rose gold color each having a deep pillow cushion. The frames have an antique lacquer finish in a dark Napoleonic green that are beautifully distressed.


  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions

    H 36.5 in. x W 26 in. x D 28 in.

    H 92.71 cm x W 66.04 cm x D 71.12 cm

  • Seat height
    17 in. (43.18 cm)
  • Seller location
    Oakland, CA
  • Sold As
    Set of 2
  • Reference number

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