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Pair of Exceptional 19th Century French Carved Giltwood Louis XV Style Bergeres


Pair of exceptional 19th century French Louis XV style carved giltwood bergère à oreilles (wingbacks,) having chapeau de gendarme backrests with extending wings upholstered in velvet with brass nailhead trim. Down filled cushions flanked by acanthus carved armrests. The impressive finely carved apron with floral motifs resting upon cabriole legs terminating in scrolled toes. All original gilt.


  • Materials and techniques
  • Condition
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions

    H 43 in. x W 29 in. x D 24 in.

    H 109.22 cm x W 73.66 cm x D 60.96 cm

  • Seat height
    21 in. (53.34 cm)
  • Seller location
    Birmingham, AL
  • Seller reference number
  • Sold As
    Set of 2
  • Reference number

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