French Louis XV Carved Wingback Crewel Sofa


Grand French wingback sofa or canapé a oreilles made in the Louis XV taste. Features a large triple back hand carved walnut frame having a serpentine crest and seat. Restored and upholstered in the late 20th century with an impressive wool crewelwork redux. This Grande Dame sofa was made with generous proportions over 9 feet wide and nearly 3 feet deep. Supported by eight cabriole legs the frame is decorated with floral motifs on the crest and apron. The winged back is flat and the entire sofa is accented by brass nail head tacks. Adorned with deep, down filled cushions and pillows this elegant sofa is an excellent focal point with a beautiful profile.

Dimensions: 109"w x 35"d x 38"h, Seat 18"h

Circa: Early 20th Century, France

Materials: Hand-Carved Walnut, Brass, Fabric, Wool, Down

Condition: Excellent, minor wear consistent with age and use. Age appropriate wear with slight fading on fabric but very presentable and difficult to notice.