Louis XVI Period Oval Back Armchair

Circa 1770

Featuring exceptional carving. The leather-upholstered oval back within a conforming surround carved with beaded and rope banding and the top rail centred by a floral bouquet, issuing acanthus-carved down swept arms on stop-fluted uprights; the shaped over-upholstered seat with rail cantered by foliate garland; raised on tapering acanthus-wrapped stop-fluted legs.

Height: 40 x Width: 24.25 x Depth: 21 inches