Pair of Louis XV Style Marquise Winged Bergère Armchairs

$4,500.00

Rare pair of grand French marquise winged bergères or armchairs made in the Louis XV taste. These generous armchairs are known as marquise chairs because they are wider than a standard bergere. Featuring a painted hand carved frame with floral motifs and a robin's egg blue distressed finish. Upholstered in pink taffeta with a lustrous sheen that has a blue sheen when seen at an angle. Bordered by an accenting yellow welt with brass tack nailhead trim. The seat is topped with a thick down cushion and ruffled yellow trim. These pink and blue wing chairs make a precious grand statement with excellent joinery. From an estate in Bel Air, CA.

Dimensions: 38"w x 31"d x 37.5"h, Seat 20"h

Circa: Late 19th Century, France

Materials: Wood, Fabric, Down

Condition: Good, minor wear consistent with age and use. Excellent joinery with a distressed painted finish on the wood frames. Age appropriate wear and fading on the upholstery with minor signs of wear.

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