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18th Century Louis XV carved and Gilt wood Canape with Original Aubusson Tapestry

France  –  Circa 1770

DIMENSIONS:
43.5 in.H x 70 in.W x 23 in.D
110 cmH x 178 cmW x 58 cmD
SEAT HEIGHT
17 in. (43 cm)

Incredibly elegant “Canape” hand carved Gilt wood Frame with flowers, beautiful undulating back rest, great sinuous armrests and marvelous chantourne and ornated bottom rail which rest on six Cabriole legs ending by the famous “escargot” shape.
Upholstered in original and superb 18th Century Aubusson tapestry depicting a hunting scene surrounded by trees, flowers and foliage. The colors are still vibrant and the texture shows amazing details.
A wonderful piece of furniture for a living room, a large bedroom or entry Hall.
Tapestry and Frame are very old and well used.

OF THE PERIOD: Louis XV
PLACE OF ORIGIN: France
DATE OF MANUFACTURE: 1770
PERIOD: 1770-1779
MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES: Hand-Carved Giltwood, Hand-Crafted Tapestry, 24k Gold
CONDITION: Distressed. Original .
WEAR: Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses. Minor structural damages. Minor fading.
DIMENSIONS:
43.5 in.Hx70 in.Wx23 in.D
110 cmHx178 cmWx58 cmD
SEAT HEIGHT
17 in. (43 cm)