Pair Swedish Gustavian Original Paint Barrel Back Armchairs with Lions' Heads

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A Swedish late Gustavian pair of klismos armchairs with lightly refreshed original paint. These stunning chairs have barrel backs with cravings of lions' heads. The frame features lamb's tongue carving throughout and the front legs are adorned with acanthus leaves. This pair has been newly upholstered in vintage French hemp linen. Richly carved and comfortable.
Details
In the Style Of
Gustavian
Place of Origin
Sweden
Date of Manufacture
circa 1870
Period
19th Century
Materials and Techniques
Painted   Wood
Linen
Condition
Excellent
Dimensions
31.75 in. H x 25.63 in. W x 25.63 in. D
81 cm H x 65 cm W x 65 cm D
Seat Height
17 in. (43 cm)
Dealer Location
Wichita, KS
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
LU97955297403
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1stdibs seller since 2013
Located in Wichita, KS

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