Swedish Painted Settee with Lyre Back

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About

Nicely-carved, painted Swedish settee in the neoclassical style. The carved elements feature a lyre back terminated with eagles' heads, women's faces on the arms, bellflowers, swags and guilloche on the legs, and pearl beading and laurel leaves on the frame.

Details

  • Period
    19th Century
  • Materials and Techniques
    Carved
    Wood
    Upholstery
  • Condition
    Good. Minor wear, nicks, scratches, etc., consistent with age and use; upholstery is in good, serviceable condition..
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Dimensions
    37.5 in. H x 67 in. W x 24 in. D
    95 cm H x 170 cm W x 61 cm D
  • Seat Height
    17 in. (43 cm)
  • Seller Location
    Pembroke, MA
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    U1103278385275
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2007

Typical response time: 4 hours

Located in Pembroke, MA

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