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Rare late Gustavian Empire sofa

Grey/white painted frame with highly sculptured wood carved water gilded griffins, lion heads, rosettes, palmettes, leaves and laurel motifs. Padded seat, loose cushions back.

Reference: figure 69, Hakan Groth "Neoclassicism in the North", New York, 1990.

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Ritter Antik is dealing in authentic Continental period furniture and is specializing in Biedermeier for 42 years.

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Rare late Gustavian Empire sofa

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PLACE OF ORIGIN: Sweden (Stockholm)
DATE OF MANUFACTURE: Circa 1810.
PERIOD: 19th Century
MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES: Painted, Giltwood
MATERIALS NOTES: Painted and gilded wood.
CONDITION: Excellent. Reupholstered.
HEIGHT: 17"
WIDTH: 77"
DEPTH: 29 1/2"
SEAT HEIGHT: 35"
DEALER LOCATION: New York, NY
NUMBER OF ITEMS: 1
REFERENCE NUMBER: U1101248774270
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