Italian Swan Lyre Klismos Settee and Side Chair

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An Italian cane seated fruitwood quadruple lyre back settee and accompanying side chair. The lyre forms are actually pairs of swans' necks with a central inlaid column, simulating strings. Klismos legs with h-stretchers on both settee and chair. Outfitted with recent upholstered seat pads. Both the chair and settee are suitable for dining use at an appropriate long table. Settee measurements follow below. Chair measures 18 inches wide x 19 inches deep x 34 inch back height x 17.75 inch seat height.

Details

  • Of the Period
    Neoclassical
  • Place of Origin
    Italy
  • Date of Manufacture
    Early 19th Century
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor fading.
  • Dimensions
    34 in. H x 68 in. W x 23 in. D
    86 cm H x 173 cm W x 58 cm D
  • Seat Height
    17.75 in. (45 cm)
  • Seller Location
    Woodbury, CT
  • Number of Items
    4
  • Reference Number
    LU8667772081
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1stdibs seller since 2009

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Located in Woodbury, CT

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