Country English Style Hump Back Crewel Work Settee


Charming William and Mary or country English style walnut settee custom made by Louis Mittman. The settee features a beautifully crafted walnut frame upholstered in a Brunschwig and Fils style crewel work fabric. The fabric has a spectacular floral and foliate motif in a festive red tone. The sofa has winged sides and decorative patinated brass tack nail heads on the borders. The seat has a large fitted loose seat cushion filled with down. The case is supported by turned legs and stretchers with an intentionally aged patina on the wood to mimic age. Dramatic profile with a red velvet back. Excellent joinery and craftsmanship that is very solid and sturdy.

Dimensions: 60.5"w x 28"d x 40"h, Seat 21"h

Circa: 20th Century, United States

Materials: Brass, Wood

Condition: Good, minor wear consistent with age and use. Beautifully crafted with strong, solid joinery. Age appropriate wear with typical light staining to fabric which is difficult to see. Crewel work fabric tends to discolor over time and has a lovely aged patina as seen in photos.

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