19th Century French Louis XVI Walnut Armchair ~ Fauteuil

2004-912769B (Click to Inquire About This Item)

39H x 26W x 27D; seat 19H

Location: Dallas

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19th Century French Louis XVI Walnut Armchair ~ Fauteuil is representative of the finest traditions of premium furniture craftsmanship produced during the waning years of the 1800s.  This example features a generous seat and oval, contoured seatback for amazing comfort, upholstered in a damascene mohair.  The frame is sculpted from fine French walnut, and features carved embellisments including beaded molding, stylized Greek wave, fluting, and boldly scrolled cabriole legs carved with laurel garlands and scrollwork above and below.  The flutes in the frame and legs are highlighted with gold-painted reeding, with subtle gold accents adorning other carved motifs for a sublimely elegant effect.
An additional matching PAIR is still available as of of this writing.  See Related Products below left.
Circa 1880s
Measures 39H x 26W x 27D; seat 19H