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Scandinavian Biedermeier Recamier / Divan in Light Walnut, circa 1845
A Biedermeier Recamier or divan in light walnut with upholstery. Upholstered back starts low, rising to meet the scrolled side. Bronze d'ore ormolu mounts of foliate swags and rosettes decorate the bottom apron, Scandinavia, circa 1845. This Divan has a very special finish that we have perfected at Bonnin Ashley. The various cuts of walnut have been lightened and French-polished in a clear shellac giving the recamier a very fresh, contemporary appearance. It requires many hours of skilled work to achieve this but we feel that it is well worth it to create such an exotic finish that celebrates this beautiful form. Restored in our workshop with French-polish finish and re-upholstered in Lee Jofa cream-colored cotton twill. Measures: 68" long x 24 1/2" deep x 35" high.
- Of the PeriodBiedermeier
- Place of Origin
- Date of Manufacture1845
- Materials and TechniquesPolishedWalnut
- Condition DetailsBeautifully restored and French polished in our workshop. 3 dimensional, can float in a space, back is finished.
- WearWear consistent with age and use.
- DimensionsH 35 in. x W 68 in. x D 24.5 in.H 88.9 cm x W 172.72 cm x D 62.23 cm
- Seller LocationMiami, FL
- Item Location1stdibs GalleryNew York, NYMore Information
- Reference NumberLU988115156552
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