A beautiful French eye-catching blue velvet chaise longue with a classic Art Deco style shape, very comfortable cushioning, and smooth, sturdy legs on peg feet. This sumptuous seating is the perfect combination of comfort and composition, this chaise would go perfectly in any living space. The velvet upholstery is in good vintage condition with discoloration and wear consistent with age. Seat height is 13 ½”. Make sure to view all the images for a closer look.
A wonderful French vintage scrolling cast iron settee or petite daybed with loose cushions. Add glamour and French style with this romantic lounging settee or daybed with a muslin covered seat cushion or mattress and oversized plush linen covered pillows that are ready for the fabric of your choice. The mattress stretches 46” across and is 23 ⅛” wide, 5 ⅛” thick. The pillows are 22’ x 22”. Make it luxe or extremely comfortable and inviting. The cast iron base of scrolling and serpentine supports has textured snakeskin patterns in the metal that are just divine. Ideal for a space you want to give some retro romanticism or luxurious over-the-top style. Be sure to view all the images for a closer look at this delightful cozy seat for two or pampered pet bed.
This Dutch Rococo style three-seat-back settee is a wonderful addition to any interior. Crafted during the 19th century with high quality, ornate marquetry work. The top of each seat back showcases a crowned lion in the standing “rampant” position. Floral designs cover every part of the frame, including the back; giving it the ability to float in any space. The upholstered, striped fabric is fixed to a removable cushion that remains moderately comfortable. The apron is shaped according to the seat cushion and has a scalloped edge. Cabriole legs terminate at claw shaped front feet. Seat height is 20-¼”. Make sure to view the remaining images to get a closer look at this fabulous settee. C. 1760
Add a unique pop of color and texture to your interior with this fabulous settee. In wonderful antique condition, the sturdy frame is upholstered in a soft red velvet with a twisted fringe trim. This is an incredibly versatile piece. The arms have the ability to pull out and lay down, extending to 89-½”W. The back support can also be lifted off. Turned front feet are fixed with castors to easily move around your space. Seat height is 18”.Make sure to view the detailed images to get a better look at this neat settee.
This George III settee is a conversation starter in any space. Crafted with timeless style in mind, it’s upholstered with red silk showcasing an urn and floral motif in gold silk thread. The fabric is beautifully detailed and in wonderful antique condition. A sturdy richly toned hardwood frame continues to support the lightly settee and has gained a delight patina. Simply turned arms and legs are a testament to the skilled craftsmanship. Seat height: 16-¾”. This settee is a standout addition to any space, make sure to view the detailed images to get a closer view of the current condition.
This eye-catching 18th century Swedish painted settee is a jewel of a find. The hand carved details throughout are beautifully accentuated by the original pale gray painted finish. A high gallery rail on three sides- perfect for bunching up pillows- with stylized urn forms lifting an upper upholstered section. The worn upholstery does need to be replaced, giving you the chance to add your own touch to perfectly fit your space. The turned legs feature beautiful flower like carvings and a round finial atop each support. Since the 1700’s, this piece has seen a lot of life and achieved a lovely patina. Seat height with the cushion is 20”, without the removable cushion is 16”. Make sure to view the detailed images to get a closer look at this truly unique piece.
A vibrant upholstered Louis XVI style settee from Sweden, circa 1840. The green-ish blue paint is original to the frame, worn in few spots adding to the overall antique charm. The high back and shaped sides are covered with yellow and white striped vintage fabric with a border of yellow, secured to the frame and perimetered by carved beads. The scrolling arms feature carved rosettes at the top and at the conjunction with the turned, fluted legs. Two decorative cylindrical pillows with matching fabric are included. Seat height is 16”. Make sure to view the detailed images for a closer look!
This elegant settee is upholstered with a stunning blue fabric that brilliantly contrasts with the dark wood frame. The whole is supported by deeply turned legs and elevates the piece 10” from the ground. The curved apron has a beautiful floral inlay gracing the front and sides, having been cut from a much lighter wood than the frame, the details stand out even more. The delicate inlay is continued on the settee arm in a climbing vine pattern. Visible nail heads secure the upholstery. This settee is very comfortable and ready to become a conversation piece in any living space. Seat height is 19”. Make sure to view the detailed images for a closer look.
Masterfull artistic talent was employed to create this stunning Italian canape. The sofa’s back could be mistaken for a canvas, given the finely detailed artwork that graces its surface. A central cartouche encircles a sweet bouquet of potted flowers, with tassels and filigree subjects visible. The back has gilt finials that flank its central painted crest rail. Gold gilt accents can also be found atop the armrests and ornamental joinery dies. The settee is currently outfitted with an upholstered cushion that is covered in a golden champagne-colored silk fabric with a cross-hatched laurel embroidery pattern. The green painted frame is wonderfully patinated, with delicate garlands painted atop in a darker shade of blue/green and other golden embellishments. Six tapered legs lift the canape and also bear the beautifully painted detailing.
A fabulous Biedermeier style settee from 19th century Bavaria. The settee is made from exceptionally beautiful, solid maple. Some areas have a striped appearance to the grain. This is known as “tigering”. The sofa’s back has a central pointed pediment with smart ebony moulded trim. It is upholstered in a striped and floral silk fabric that was present when the antique was purchased in the Netherlands. The settee’s seat can pull out to reveal a hidden storage area.
Dimensions: 32-1/2″H x 56-3/4″W x 38″D; Seat 17-1/2″H
This incredibly comfortable settee love seat is from England, c. 1930’s, and is freshly upholstered in RM CoCo floral fabric, pattern 2156CB, color red S30, 55% linen, 45% viscose.
Fireside Antiques offers antique Settees. We source many of our Antique chairs on buying trips to Europe. Here, you will find a vast selection of French and English antiques.
Get Comfortable on an Antique Settee or Sofa
An antique settee is the height of glamor and elegance. Recline on a settee after a hard day at work or relax on one to cool down following a hot bath. Settees remind us of earlier eras when people had time to pamper themselves. Add one to your home and reclaim your right to unwind.
Antique sofas add touches of class to any room. Whatever the decor style of your home or business, from high-tech to shabby chic, there’s an antique sofa that will add a unique and beautiful touch of class.
If you are looking for an antique settee or a sofa, check out the selection at Fireside Antiques in Baton Rouge. Offering impeccable antique sales and restoration services for more than 35 years, we have a great reputation and a huge inventory of seating that’s comfortable, stylish, and unique.
Why Buy an Antique Settee or Sofa?
Whether the interior of your home or business is modern, traditional, or somewhere in between, an antique settee or sofa makes a statement. A leather Chesterfield looks bold in a chic modern home or office. A vintage settee adds an elegant touch to a bedroom. An Art Deco sofa is a surprising and comfortable addition to any lounge.
There’s a reason these old pieces are still going strong today: the excellent workmanship of the past. If you buy an antique settee or sofa, it will last. No matter your price range and whatever your design aesthetic, there’s an antique settee or sofa that is right for you!
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The impressive selection of antique settees and sofas at Fireside Antiques will inspire and delight you. Browse our 18,000-square-foot showroom for design ideas. We have styles that will fit right into every home or business setting, from the most austere modern office to a comfortable family home to a stately, antique-filled mansion. All of our furniture is expertly selected, restored, and in beautiful condition.
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Antique settees and sofas are built to last. Families relax on them, they create memories on them, and they bring them along with every house move. An antique settee or sofa will last a lifetime and will be an investment you won’t regret.