French 19th Century Walnut Louis XVI Bergère
Dimensions: 37″H x 31-1/2″W x 26-1/2″D
A regal Louis XVI style bergère from 19th century France. The bergère has a solid walnut frame that has been totally hand-carved. It has a barrel shape, with a curved, shapely top rail. The top-rail, as well as apron, are trimmed in a carved twisted ribbon motif. The chair is upholstered in a structured velvet that is a lovely ochre color. It is trimmed in gold gimp tape. The curved front, rear, and side rails for a circular apron to which the four turned, tapered and fluted legs are affixed. The frame has a vertical posterior stretcher. c.1880.
Seat height: 16″