Large Scale French Empire style open armchair
A large scale carved mahogany, gilded wood and gilt bronze mounted open arm chair in the early French Empire style. The square back mahogany and gilt wood frame joins the arms at the back of the chair in a downward curved gilded wood scroll joining the circular tapering front legs. The entire mahogany frame is ornamented with gilded rosettes and decorative gilded wood. The chair with it’s loose down filled cushion has been recently upholstered in a striped turquoise and gold velvet.
Dimensions: 26″W (66cm) x 38″H (97cm) x 28″D (71cm)