Swedish Neoclassical Style Painted Pine Daybed Bench Settee


Grand Swedish painted pine daybed bench or settee made in the neoclassical taste. The pine frame features a gracefully curved back with spindles centered by a Greco-Roman urn form. Each side of the bench has scrolled arms. The piece is decorated with delicate ivy vines along the backrest and apron terminating in the center with a horned skull. The bench has a beautifully distressed patina on the painted finish. The seat is topped with a thick, loose seat cushion upholstered with a stylish silk fabric having a thick, striped design. There are also two matching throw pillows. The settee is supported by eight tapered and fluted legs. Stunning profile from an estate in Beverly Hills, CA.

Dimensions: 92"w x 24"d x 38"h, Seat 19"h

Circa: 20th Century, Sweden

Materials: Pine, Silk

Condition: Distressed, minor wear consistent with age and use. Beautifully crafted with solid joinery. Age appropriate wear with an intentionally aged, distressed patina on the painted finish. Vintage upholstery shows well and is presentable with very light stains and fading.

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