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French Louis XVI Swedish Gustavian Style Painted Settee

$6,500

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Stunning French painted settee or loveseat made in the Louis XVI Gustavian taste. Features a beautifully carved frame with neoclassical acanthus motifs. Each side has Directoire style column arm supports with a gilt rosette on the top. The flat square back has finials on each corner and graceful curved arms. The aged lacquer finish is accented by parcel gilt highlights. Supported by six small fluted and tapered legs. Upholstered in a French burlap the settee has two deep, loose seat cushions and padded arms. Made in the manner of Maison Jansen, circa 1940. From an estate in Beverly Hills, CA.

Details

  • Dimensions
    Height: 35 in. (88.9 cm)Width: 48.5 in. (123.19 cm)Depth: 31 in. (78.74 cm)Seat Height: 18 in. (45.72 cm)
  • Style
    Louis XVI (In the Style Of)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    Early 20th Century
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. Excellent joinery and craftsmanship with a beautifully distressed lacquer patina. Age appropriate wear.
  • Seller Location
    Rio Vista, CA
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU1555217283422

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    Ships From: Rio Vista, CA
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    A return for this item may be initiated within 1 day of delivery.

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About the Seller
5 / 5
Located in Rio Vista, CA

Erin Lane Estate is based in the San Francisco Bay Area, and its team of furniture restorers, art curators, professional appraisers and Asia specialists sources prime vintage and antique furniture from the finest estates in Northern and Southern California. Erin Lane Estate specializes in Hollywood Regency, McGuire, Chinese and Japanes...

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