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Antique 18th Century Large Gustavian Klismos Chair

$18,000

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Antique 18th century Gustavian Klismos chair. This design was developed by the Greeks in the 5th century BC. The Klismos chair has four curving splayed legs and curved back rail with a narrow concave backrest. Graceful lines, wonderful proportions and extremely comfortable. Dry scraped.

Details

  • Dimensions
    Height: 30.5 in. (77.47 cm)Width: 32.5 in. (82.55 cm)Depth: 20 in. (50.8 cm)Seat Height: 18 in. (45.72 cm)
  • Style
    Gustavian (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    1790
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. Original paint has been dry scraped.
  • Seller Location
    Houston, TX
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: f91821606094878573fs

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    Ships From: Houston, TX
  • Return Policy

    This item cannot be returned.

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