SeatingA Private Collection of 18th and 19th Century Louis XVI, Louis XV, and XIV Giltwood, Oak and Walnut Carved Seating Furniture
An 18th Centuty, Louis XV period, Walnut, Canape en Corbeille. Circa 1745
The C-scroll shaped floral and ribbon-carved frame, with padded cartouche-shaped back, with incised floral sprays and curved ends, continuing to down-curved acanthus scrolled arm terminals, upholstered with a loose cushion seating. All covered in a rose silk Damask fabric, above a floral spray-carved shaped apron, on cabriole legs headed by twin flowerheads and pendant leaves.
W: 190 cm, D: 73 cm, H: 98