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Set of Original Jacob Model Chairs Lyre of Louis XVI, Late 18th Century, France

$21,675.81per set


Exceptional series of Louis XVI lyre chairs in lacquered wood, a prized model and symbol of refinement in the 18th century. While these chairs are unstamped, their details are strongly reminiscent of a production by Jacob: finessed sculpture with sophisticated grooves…these proportions are perfect and light, a touch of exquisite taste. These chairs feature ancient lacquer in two tones (white with blue highlights) The seats have been restored The assembly of these chairs has been checked and remains solid - The original trim on the springs and straps have been preserved and remain in good condition. The laque is in it original statement, we do not like to make up the antic pieces preferring to leave them in their statements. Nevertheless we work with highly qualified restorers and at your request and charge we can care of it. The 7th chair is free and not included on the picture as it has more cracks and fissures. These armchairs are covered with a luxurious silk a blue gray and silver combination that perfectly matches the original lacquer from Maison Tassinari and Chatel. Silky, renowned for its experience of more than three centuries, Tassinari and Chatel combine technological innovation and traditional know-how in the realization of exceptional silks The result is splendid – chairs structure in it original condition renovations. This chairs has belonged to a countess who lives in a splendid apartment on the Quai Bourbon on Île Saint Louis and who has separated from certain pieces of furniture including Large Glazing Beads Mirror in Giltwood Empress Eugenie's Head Early 19th Century and a Louis XVI chairs and armchairs (to come) which you will find listed on the website.


  • Dimensions
    Height: 35.24 in. (89.5 cm)Width: 16.74 in. (42.5 cm)Depth: 16.15 in. (41 cm)
  • Sold As
    Set of 7
  • Style
    Louis XVI (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. Please see pictures this is authentique Louis XVI with it original lacquer and patina. Do not hesitate to ask more pictures or video.
  • Seller Location
    Paris, FR
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU4817217041491

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    Estimated Customs Duties & Taxes to the Continental US: $0.
    Ships From: Paris, France
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    A return for this item may be initiated within 14 days of delivery.

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