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Louis XVI Jean-Baptiste Boulard Canapé

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A three-seat canapé en peinte (settee in original paint) upholstered in yellow Scalamandre silk damask. Jean-Baptiste Boulard, born c.1725 - died 1789, received as a Master in 1755. He became one of the select few, with Jacob and Sene, who were comissioned by the Garde-Meuble supplying the royal chateau of Versailles, Fontainbleau, Compiegne and the Tuileries. One of the most respected menuisiers of his age, his work was known for its balance and refinement and the qualtiy of the timbers chosen. Four pieces of his seating furniture are in the collection of the Metropolitan Museum of New York.

Details

  • Date of manufacture
    c. 1780
  • Period
  • Condition
    Good. Fine antique/estate condition; appealing to those who seek and understand 'original surface' paintwork..
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses.
  • Dimensions

    H 40 in. x W 73 in. x D 30 in.

    H 101.6 cm x W 185.42 cm x D 76.2 cm

  • Seller location
    Woodbury, CT
  • Seller reference number
    1211 NOEE CAW
  • Reference number
    U1211118667380

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