Petite 18th Century French Louis XVI Settee with Original Aubusson Upholstery For Sale
Want more images?
Request additional images from the seller
1 of 11 images

Petite 18th Century French Louis XVI Settee with Original Aubusson Upholstery


A petite (rare size) French Louis XVI fruitwood canape´ upholstered with it's original Aubusson tapestry. This fully restored settee features a desirable oval backrest with a channeled frame and nailhead trim, too. The upholstery, a pastoral scene with figures, is in excellent condition, having been completely cleaned and restored with new springs and horsehair paddings. 100% fully restored.


  • Production Time
    Available Now
  • Of the Period
  • Place of Origin
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1780
  • Period
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Condition
  • Condition Details
    Tapestry was sent out to be restored and hand cleaned. No rips, no tears no holes -- mint condition. Frame was rebuilt to original specification.
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    H 39.25 in. x W 47.5 in. x D 25.75 in.H 99.7 cm x W 120.65 cm x D 65.41 cm
  • Seat Height
    16.75 in. (42.55 cm)
  • Seller Location
    Chicago, IL
  • Seller Reference Number
  • Reference Number
Buyer Protection Guaranteed
Our Promise To You: If you're not happy with the way an item arrived, we'll work with the seller on your behalf to ensure you're satisfied with the resolution. Read more

Delivery, Returns & Payment

  • Delivery
    Rates vary by destination and complexity
    Shipping methods are determined by item size, type, fragility and specific characteristics.
    Shipping costs are calculated based on carrier rates, delivery distance and packing complexity.
  • Return Policy

    This item can be returned within 7 days of delivery.

    View details
  • Online Payment Methods
    1stdibs accepts the following payment methods
  • Item Invoice
    Generate an invoice that you can customize and print.

About the Seller

4.9 / 5
Platinum Seller
1stdibs seller since 2006
Located in Chicago, IL
You may also contact the seller by phoneCall seller through 1stdibs
More From This Seller
Restored 18th Century Italian Venetian Carved W...
Antique 18th Century and Earlier Italian Rococo Sofas
Original 106" 18th century northern Italian sofa. Expertly constructed with hand-carved walnut in the popular and romantic Rococo style, the padded and domed back is joined by dramat...
Original 18th C.Petite Antique French Louis XV ...
Antique 18th Century and Earlier French Louis XV Desks and Writing Tables
Breathtaking antique French walnut desk or side table with a single drawer, delicate hand-carved cabriolet legs and scalloped apron, too. This table exemplifies all the characteristi...
Original, 18th Century French Louis XV Cherry B...
Antique 1780s French Louis XIII Wardrobes and Armoires
Original antique French Louis XV cherry bonnetiere with full steel hinges, beautiful steel escutcheons and a very useful hand-dovetailed drawer. The front and sides are solid cherryw...
18th Century French Walnut Louis XV Cupboard wi...
Antique 18th Century and Earlier French Louis XV Cupboards
With a ton of character and charm, we are proud to offer this extra deep 18th century solid walnut Louis XV cupboard retaining its original marble top. It appears to be cut down from...
You May Also Like
18th Century Louis XVI Settee
Antique 1780s French Louis XVI Settees
Contemporaries of Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette may once have perched upon this lovely old settee dating from 1780. Surely an inviting place of repose for a busy socialite centuries...
French 18th Century Louis XV Walnut Settee
Antique Mid-18th Century French Louis XV Settees
Louis XV walnut Petite settee with velvet upholstery, shaped back with flower carving and cabriole legs. William Word Antiques: Atlanta's source for antique interiors since 1956.
19th Century French Louis XVI Giltwood Settee
Antique Late 19th Century French Louis XVI Settees
Upholstery, Wood
Beautifully elegant 19th century French Louis XVI style giltwood and upholstered settee or loveseat. The shaped crest-rail with a hand-carved rose cluster and two crown finials. The ...
Lovely 19th Century French Louis XVI Style Waln...
Antique 19th Century French Louis XVI Settees
19th century French Louis XVI style walnut settee having hand-carved walnut frame, with a lovely crest that features a delicately carved floral motif. The upholstery, a silk brocade...
Glamorous French Louis XVI Style Settee
Vintage 1920s French Louis XVI Loveseats
French Louis XVI-style walnut settee having beautifully carved frame and fluted legs. Newly upholstered in a fabulous velvet print giving the impression of light feathers, this piece...
Louis XVI Style Settee
Antique 19th Century French Louis XVI Settees
Stunning Louis XVI style loveseat newly upholstered in beautiful cream and cherry topiary fabric.
1940s French Settee with New Upholstery
Vintage 1940s French Settees
Upholstery, Wood
Updated with new orange velour upholstery, this loveseat has a pleasing modern look and small footprint, making it a suitable addition to most interiors.
Louis XVI Settee
Antique 19th Century French Loveseats
Beautiful floral Waverly chintz down upholstery on a gilded framed Louis loveseat is perfect for the parlor or boudoir.

Why Shop on 1stdibs?

Learn More

Only Vetted, Professional Sellers

Buyer Protection Guaranteed

Fully Insured Global Deliveries