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French 19th Century Louis XVI Upholstered Bergère

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An extraordinarily well-carved walnut Louis XVI style wingback bergère from 19th century, France. The chair has been more recently upholstered in a scarlet, tangerine and sunrise orange printed fabric that can also be found on the accompanying bolster pillow. The shaped top rail is crowned with two beautifully-carved roses from which extends a carved twisted-ribbon motif that continues down the sides and arms, down to the chair’s apron. The apron front is done in a carved lamb’s tongue with a lovely knotted ribbon carved in the center. The chair has four tapered legs that have been turned and fluted. Seat height: 17?

Details

  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions

    H 44 in. x W 28 in. x D 26.5 in.

    H 111.76 cm x W 71.12 cm x D 67.31 cm

  • Seller location
    Baton Rouge, LA
  • Seller reference number
    3A-12
  • Reference number
    LU86489117011

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