18th Century Mahogany Rectangular Back Settee with Cabriole Legs

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About

This exceptional example with beautifully carved shaped arm supports, cabriole legs and claw and ball feet.

Provenance: Stapleford Park, a Grade I listed country house near Melton Mowbray in Leicestershire. Originally the seat of the Sherard family, later the Earls of Harborough and, from 1894, of the Gretton family.

Details

    Dimensions
    44 in. H x 58 in. W x 30 in. D
    112 cm H x 147 cm W x 76 cm D
  • Seat Height
    19 in. (48 cm)
  • Seller Location
    London, United Kingdom
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    f97131603044200973fs
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2013

Typical response time: 9 hours

Located in London, GB

Associations:
  • The British Antique Dealers' Association

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