19th Century French Louis XVI Settee - Sofa

2212-23289 (Click to Inquire About This Item)

37.5 x 55.5 x 26; seat height 16

Location: Baton Rouge


Crafted from solid French walnut in the manner of Louis XVI, this elegant Settee features hand-carved detailing such as the acanthus plume on the armrest tip which is above the fluted cornerpost with wheat motif in the flutes, plus acanthus rosettes on the plinth block, and tapered and fluted legs, all highlighted with gold for an opulent effect. Spiral ribbon motif runs across the apron and even down the sides. Silk upholstery is good antique condition. 
Circa 1890s.
Measures 37.5 x 55.5 x 26; seat height 16