Antique Louis XV Needlepoint Armchair

2212-23182 (Click to Inquire About This Item)

40 x 24 x 19; seat height 18

Location: Baton Rouge


Hand-sculpted from fine French walnut in the manner of Louis XV, this elegant fauteuil features a lyre-shaped and contoured seatback topped with shell and foliates hand-carved into the frame. The elegantly fluted armrests & supports lead the eye to the needlepoint tapestry seat which features a gloral bouquet and border pattern that represents an exquisite work of art (and patience!). Cabriole legs and contoured apron, all adorned with shell & foliate motifs complete the look.
Circa 1880s.
Measures 40 x 24 x 19; seat height 18.