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French Louis XVI Period Sofa



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).


  • Dimensions
    Height: 38.25 in. (97.16 cm)Width: 68 in. (172.72 cm)Depth: 23 in. (58.42 cm)Seat Height: 19 in. (48.26 cm)
  • Style
    Louis XVI (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1780
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses. 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.
  • Seller Location
    Charleston, SC
  • Reference Number
    Seller: #19141stDibs: LU83855948333

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    Rates vary by destination and complexity. We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Ships From: Pembroke, MA
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 3 days of delivery.

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