18th Century French Oak and Upholstered High Back Open Armchair For Sale
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18th Century French Oak and Upholstered High Back Open Armchair

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A good mid-18th century French oak high back open armchair. The upholstered seat and back with shaped arms and apron standing on fine cabriole legs joined with cross stretcher and central carved boss. The apron carved on all sides with central shell motif and scroll and foliate decoration; the arm supports, legs and feet also carved with stylized leaf designs. Standing well and extremely comfortable the chair has been reupholstered in our workshop and covered with a French embroidery fabric depicting a landscape view through greenery and berries. Seat measures: 19.5" high, 23" wide, 21" deep.

Details

  • Period
    1750-1759
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Condition
    Good
  • Condition Details
    Seat frame reinforced to take new upholstery and one stretcher restored.
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    H 28 in. x W 28 in. x D 43.25 in.H 71.12 cm x W 71.12 cm x D 109.86 cm
  • Seat Height
    19.5 in. (49.53 cm)
  • Seller Location
    London, GB
  • Reference Number
    LU971313491252
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Located in London, GB
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