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French Regence Style Settee

$3,600Asking Price


A nicely-carved French walnut settee or canapé with serpentine back, nicely-sculpted arms, seven legs (Regence style, circa 1870), upholstered in a Baroque style fabric with nail head trim. Carving features stylized scallop shells, acanthus leaves, diaper ground, rinceaux, and other motifs characteristic of the Regence period in France (1700-1730).


  • Dimensions
    Height: 41.5 in. (105.41 cm)Width: 70 in. (177.8 cm)Depth: 24.5 in. (62.23 cm)Seat Height: 16.5 in. (41.91 cm)
  • Style
    Regency (In the Style Of)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1900
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. Very good condition overall, with minor wear, nicks, scratches, etc. to carved wood frame, consistent with its age. Upholstery was recently done in France.
  • Seller Location
    Charleston, SC
  • Reference Number
    Seller: #18291stDibs: LU8385897395

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  • Shipping
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    Ships From: Pembroke, MA
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 3 days of delivery.

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