A Swedish, Gustavian, settee

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A Swedish Settee from the Gustavian Period, circa 1790. a beautiful bow detail on the back and the carved sheaf of grain finials, emblem of the royal house of Wasa.

Blue/grey paint.
Details
Place of Origin
Sweden
Date of Manufacture
Circa 1790
Period
18th Century and Earlier
Materials and Techniques
Upholstery
Wood
Condition
Excellent. Excellent condition. Appropriate wear to the paint after 200 years. .
Dimensions
44 in. H x 68.5 in. W x 23.5 in. D
112 cm H x 174 cm W x 60 cm D
Dealer Location
New Preston, CT
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
U0811038423107
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