Pair of Swedish Rococo Period Armchairs, circa 1770 For Sale
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Pair of Swedish Rococo Period Armchairs, circa 1770


These country Rococo armchairs have an elegant simplicity, with interesting curved backs, and arms ending in graceful outward curves. A similar pair is pictured in “The Golden Age of the Chair,” a Swedish book devoted to antique chairs where they are attributed to Alexander Thunberg. The old pale blue paint is a very pleasing easy to live with color. Measures: 39” high 22” wide 18” deep Seat 20” x 16” Seat height 16”.


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  • Of the Period
  • Place of Origin
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1770
  • Period
  • Condition
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    H 39 in. x W 22 in. x D 18 in.H 99.06 cm x W 55.88 cm x D 45.72 cm
  • Seat Height
    16 in. (40.64 cm)
  • Seller Location
    New Preston, CT
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  • Sold As
    Set of 2
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