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Painted Antique French Louis XV Style Canapé, 19th Century


This antique, parcel-paint Louis XV style canapé or settee has a graceful, central domed, shaped back. The scrolled side arms are full height allowing the person to rest their back with full support, if choosing to lounge on the settee. There are five out-turned legs on scrolled feet. The carved motifs are of flowers and leaves with scrolling acanthus leaves at the corners. It has been upholstered in a pale yellow, tone on tone, floral damask and attached with brass upholstery tacks. The back is covered in a soft cream colored cotton. This comfortable and elegant settee is great for lounging or for sitting. Measures: H=36 7/8, L=72 5/8, D=30, seat height=17 1/2.


  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor fading.
  • Dimensions

    H 36.88 in. x W 72.63 in. x D 30 in.

    H 93.68 cm x W 184.49 cm x D 76.2 cm

  • Seat height
    17.5 in. (44.45 cm)
  • Seller location
    Dallas, TX
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