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Five-piece Suite of Louis XVI-style Aubusson Tapestry Upholstered Seating Furniture

Auction:
2542B
Lot:
185
Sold for:
$889$750

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2542B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 09, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

Five-piece Suite of Louis XVI-style Aubusson Tapestry Upholstered Seating Furniture, c. 1890-1900, comprising one settee and four armchairs, each with carved and giltwood ribband crest and oval backrest, with acanthus carved armrests and ribband carved seat rail on circular fluted legs, seat ht. 17 in.
Estimate $1,500-2,500

one armchair with back leg off but present, one armchair missing ribbon crest, loss to gilt, tears to upholstery, minor chips, nicks, scratches

Keywords

Louis XVI, Aubusson, Chairs, Furniture

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