A Parisian Marquise en Corbeille Armchair

  • Stock ID: 11975

A 19th century French Napoleon III period, Louis XVI style, solid walnut ‘Marquise en Corbeille’ (wider than usual) armchair, the frame decorated with a haut-relief carved running-ribbon motif, and with Neoclassical motifs including paterae and acanthus leaf motifs. The seats and curved backs upholstered, the pure silk covering fabric possibly in a usable condition. The original milk-paint finish is nicely worn. Very comfortable to sit on. Area of Paris, circa 1870. 

Condition report: In excellent, unrestored condition. The silk fabric has some faint stains from use, but may be usable after steam cleaning.
Dimensions: Length 90 cm, depth 70 cm, height of backrest 75.5 cm.
Status: Available

  • Price: AU$3,600.00


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