Stunning Pair of Louis XVI Chairs Attributed to Jean-Baptiste Claude Sene, 1780

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A very fine pair of Louis XVI chairs attributed to Jean Baptiste Claude Sene Parisian Master Carpenter circa 1780.
Hand-carved in moulded and gilded wood, these chairs have a shield shaped back with a twisted and curved arm and arm rest cuffs that each sit on a neoclassical pillar. The combination dice are adorned with large acanthus carvings, the belt is d-shaped and heavily chamfered with a Greek neoclassical design, this all gracefully rests on fluted pillar legs. Newly upholstered in Paris Nobilis leopard print velvet.

Details

  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Dimensions
    35.04 in. H x 22.05 in. W x 20.47 in. D
    89 cm H x 56 cm W x 52 cm D
  • Seat Height
    16.54 in. (42 cm)
  • Seller Location
    London, United Kingdom
  • Number of Items
    2
  • Reference Number
    LU210238052953
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