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TWO Italian 'Poltrone Piedmontese' Armchairs

About

A 'near pair' of Nord-Ovest Italian transitional Baroque to Rococo, carved walnut poltrone (armchairs). Slight irregularities in cartouches, back splats, scrolls, volutes, and foliate carved knees only on one chair; all consistent with the provincial aesthetic of naive Italian 'fauteuils' such as these. These poltrone may have been customised. The lady's chair has a slightly shorter back, and foliate carved knees.

Details

  • Of the Period
  • Place of origin
  • Date of manufacture
    c. 1740
  • Period
  • Condition
    Good. These are not an identical pair, though made 'by the same hand'..
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses. Minor fading.
  • Dimensions

    H 39 in. x W 26 in. x D 26 in.

    H 99.06 cm x W 66.04 cm x D 66.04 cm

  • Seat height
    21 in. (53.34 cm)
  • Seller location
    Woodbury, CT
  • Seller reference number
    1504 JLEE C/AW
  • Sold As
    Set of 2
  • Reference number
    U1208048667358

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