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Five Piece Suite of Louis XVI-style Giltwood Seating Furniture

Auction:
2542B
Lot:
388
Sold for:
$1,422$1,200

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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 Giltwood Seating Furniture, late 19th century, comprising a settee and four fauteuil en cabriolet, each with oval upholstered backrest, padded open arms, on fluted circular-section tapering legs, the frames carved with ribband throughout, settee full ht. 39 1/4, lg. 54, fauteuil full ht. 36 3/8, all seat ht. approx. 16 1/2 in.
Estimate $1,200-1,800

Age typical chips, nicks, and loss to gilt and wood, the peg of one arm of one fauteuil en cabriolet loose in joint.

Keywords

Louis XVI, Chairs, Fauteuil

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