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8 Antique Swedish 18th Century Baroque French Louis XV Rococo Gilt Dining Chairs

$23,500per set

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Suite of 8 Swedish gilt and gesso Louis XV/Rococo side chairs, Circa mid 18th century. Features an ornately scalloped frame with shell carvings on the apron and crest. Upholstered in a neutral silk fabric with horsehair fill. Supported by cabriole legs leading to scrolled feet. Purchased at Sothebys in New York City in the late 1960s for $60,000.

Details

  • Dimensions
    Height: 31.25 in. (79.38 cm)Width: 20 in. (50.8 cm)Depth: 23.5 in. (59.69 cm)Seat Height: 19 in. (48.26 cm)
  • Sold As
    Set of 8
  • Style
    Baroque (In the Style Of)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    18th Century
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. Very good antique condition, light wear and distressing commensurate with age and use, some finish / paint loss, blemishing to fabric, see pictures.
  • Seller Location
    Dayton, OH
  • Reference Number
    Seller: 294301stDibs: LU5343223150842

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    Ships From: Dayton, OH
  • Return Policy

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