Pair 19th Century Italian Louis XVI Gilded Armchairs

2306-34570B (Click to Inquire About This Item)

32H x 27.5W x 21D; seat height 17

Location: Baton Rouge


Hand-crafted from fine Italian walnut then given a gilded finish that has achieved a quaint patina over the decades, this elegant pair of bergeres ~ armchairs features caned seatback surrounds and seats for lightweight comfort. The condition of the original silk upholstery can be ascertained from the photos below. Spiral ribbon, laurel sprays and tapered & fluted column legs comprise the hand-carved embellishment.
Circa 1890s.
Each measures 32H x 27.5W x 21D; seat height 17