Pair of Louis XVI Swedish Gustavian Style Gilt Armchairs

$4,500.00

Stunning pair of Gustavian gilt armchairs or fauteuils made in Sweden. Constructed from beech and fashioned in the French Louis XVI taste. Featuring a square back with a dramatic round inset cushion and hand painted neoclassical motif decorations. The graceful curved arms are supported by turned columns with a rosette on the end. The frame and seat apron have a molded design and the seat is supported in front with tapered and fluted legs. Elegant chairs with a beautiful lacquer gilt finish and newly upholstered seats. From an estate in Bel Air, CA. Arms measure 24 inches high.

Dimensions: 25"w x 25"d x 37.5"h, Seat 18"h

Circa: 19th Century, Sweden

Materials: Beech, Lacquer, Fabric

Condition: Good, minor wear consistent with age and use. Excellent joinery and craftsmanship with new upholstery. Age appropriate wear.

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