French Louis XVI Period Sofa

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An elegant neoclassical Louis XVI period sofa or canapé, with down-stuffed separate seat cushion, two small tasseled pillows, painted frame, and tapered fluted legs. Sofa has been mostly re-upholstered, with new trellice-patterned yellow fabric on the back and sides, and vintage damask on back and seat (newly down-stuffed seat cushion).

Details

  • Of the Period
    Louis XVI
  • Place of Origin
    France
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1780
  • Period
    18th Century
  • Materials and Techniques
    Carved   Wood
    Polychromed
    Down
    Upholstery
  • Condition
    Good. Good overall, and structurally sound. Left front leg has an old repair where it was attached somewhat crooked, but it is solid. Both front legs partially missing corner-blocks on the sides..
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses.
  • Dimensions
    38.25 in. H x 68 in. W x 23 in. D
    97 cm H x 173 cm W x 58 cm D
  • Seat Height
    19 in. (48 cm)
  • Seller Location
    Pembroke, MA
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU83855948333
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2007

Typical response time: 3 hours

Located in Pembroke, MA

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