SeatingA Private Collection of 18th and 19th Century Louis XVI, Louis XV, and XIV Giltwood, Oak and Walnut Carved Seating Furniture
An 18th Century French, Louis XV Period, Duchesse En Bateau. Circa1760
The cream lacquered, shaped canapé, with C-scrolled chanelling and floral cartouches, within moulded serpentine shaped back and seat-rail. The back frame with acanthus leaves carving , shaped armrest supports and seat-rails, above 8 cabriole legs, headed by flowerheads and foliate pendants upholstered in a rich blue chinoiserie silk brocade fabric.
Provence: Chateau de Valençay
W: 205cm, D: 84cm, H: 104cm.