A pair of Swedish Gustavian period armchairs circa 1800.

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A pair of Swedish Gustavian period armchairs with traces of original grey paint and reeded legs. The chairs have elegant medallion backs and are newly upholstered in a rough textured beige linen.

Details

    Materials and Techniques
    Wood
    Linen
  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Dimensions
    36 in. H x 21 in. W x 20 in. D
    91 cm H x 53 cm W x 51 cm D
  • Seat Height
    17.5 in. (44 cm)
  • Seller Location
    New Preston, CT
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU8423915621
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2008

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Located in New Preston, CT

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