Pair of French Louis XV Style Painted Fauteuil Armchairs


Country French provincial or Louis XV style pair of painted fauteuil armchairs. The set features a generous seating area with a vintage butter colored velvet upholstery. The frames have a large square back with molded arms and a serpentine seat apron decorated with rosettes. Supported by graceful cabriole legs ending with scrolled feet conjoined by X form stretchers. The lacquered cream finish has an intentionally aged patina with excellent joinery and craftsmanship. Velvet upholstery is faded and worn.

Dimensions: 27.5"w x 26"d x 37.5"h, Seat 17"h

Circa: Mid-20th Century, United States

Materials: Wood, Velvet

Condition: Good, minor wear consistent with age and use. Excellent joinery and craftsmanship with age appropriate wear. Beautifully distressed patina on the lacquer finish as seen in photos. Upholstery shows signs of wear.

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