Rare Swedish or Baltic sofa of the neoclassical period. Original carved and parcel-gilt Mystic Sphinxes as armrests. Gustavian applied carvings in style of Ephraim Stahl. More influence than just Gustavian which could indicate a Russian patron family.
- Of the Period
- Place of origin
- Date of manufacture1810-1820
- Materials and techniques
- ConditionGood. Grey paint refreshed. Shows signs of earlier paint below existing.
- WearWear consistent with age and use.
H 43 in. x W 89 in. x D 27 in.
H 109.22 cm x W 226.06 cm x D 68.58 cm
- Seat height19.5 in. (49.53 cm)
- Seller locationEssex, MA
- Reference numberLU86455457413
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