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French Regence Style Settee

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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).

Details

  • In the Style Of
  • Place of origin
  • Date of manufacture
    circa 1900
  • Period
  • Materials and techniques
  • Condition
    Good. Very good condition overall, with minor wear, nicks, scratches, etc. to carved wood frame, consistent with its age. Upholstery was recently done in France..
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions

    H 41.5 in. x W 70 in. x D 24.5 in.

    H 105.41 cm x W 177.8 cm x D 62.23 cm

  • Seat height
    16.5 in. (41.91 cm)
  • Seller location
    Pembroke, MA
  • Seller reference number
    #1829
  • Reference number
    LU8385897395

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