A Rare & Beautiful 130 Year Old Antique French Gilt Framed Open Salon Settee & Armchair Suite. Made in 19th Century France to a wonderful standard during the reign of King Phillipe I, The Citizen King. The wonderful gilt carved open frames are made to wonderful standard and far superior to usual later salon suites.
With ornate scrolling crests to the back and backrests, wonderfully carved armrest depicting acanthus leaves and Romanesque detailing and raised on exquisite carved legs. Upholstered in wonderful red damask tapestry.Made to a lovely standard and proportions they'd stand proud in any room. We don't believe in the usual huge mark ups. We hand-pick every piece of antique furniture and pride ourselves on our low prices. Quality you can trust for far less! The frames have a wonderful glow and rich patina created over the last 130 years.
A wonderful piece of French history that's bursting with historic charm. As expected with age of these chairs some wear from use including marks and wear to the fabric and minor movement in sone joints. Solid and ready for use.We can deliver to most uk locations for free. Please see other listings for more precious antique home furnishings. Settee - Height 111 cm x width 167 cm x depth 55. Armchair - Height 108 cm x width 68 cm x depth 58 cm.