A Private Collection of 18th and 19th Century Louis XVI, Louis XV, and XIV Giltwood, Oak and Walnut Carved Seating Furniture

A Louis XIV Giltwood Salon Suite. Circa 1840

The canape and 2 fauteuils, with rectangular back and arched top, upholstered in close nail, with a Claret silk velvet fabric. The moulded upright arm’ supports, carved with foliage, shells, husks and acanthus, the shaped arms decorated with foliage, garlands of flowers and acanthus leaves, the carved arm supports decorated with foliage and gadroons, on carved legs decorated with husks-carved scrolls, shells and acanthus leaves joined by S-scrolled X-shaped stretcher, centred by an urn finial, terminating on shaped foliate-wrapped feet.

Canape L: 210cm  H:118cm Fauteuils W: 75cm