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French 19th Century Louis XVI Bergere “En Confessionnal”

France  –  Circa 1880

DIMENSIONS:
43 in.H x 27 in.W x 24 in.D
109 cmH x 69 cmW x 61 cmD
SEAT HEIGHT
16.5 in. (42 cm)

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Antique Bergere in beechwood richly carved with typical Louis XVI motives such as acanthus leaves, piastres ribbons on all wooden parts. Flat back “a la reine” with the usual Knot at the crest. Rest on four rare and beautifully carved helicoidal feet. The chair is dressed by a silk Damask with a white design on a crushed strawberry color background. It covers all sides and is in excellent condition.

IN THE STYLE OF: Louis XVI
PLACE OF ORIGIN: France
DATE OF MANUFACTURE: 1880
PERIOD: 1880-1889
MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES: Hand-Carved Beech, Silk
CONDITION: Excellent. The wreath carving has been repaired at some point.
WEAR: Wear consistent with age and use. Minor fading.
DIMENSIONS:
43 in.H x 27 in.W x 24 in.D
109 cm H x 69 cm W x 61 cm D
SEAT HEIGHT
16.5 in. (42 cm)