Here is a rare and stunning quality French Louis XVI style carved walnut upholstered canapé couch, circa 1880, in excellent condition.
• Circa 1880
• Period 3rd Empire
• Style Louis XVI
• Provenance France
• Wood Solid walnut frame
• Canapé design
• Freshly upholstered
• Gold embossed silk & cotton brocade upholstery
• Firm sprung base
• Stunning carved cartouches & floral frame
• Shaped shield back
• Bowed sides
• Cabriole legs
• Excellent condition
• Solid in joint
• Free 14 days UK returns policy
Here is a rare and stunning quality French Louis XVI style carved walnut canapé couch, circa 1880, from the 3rd Empire period. The couch which has been freshly upholstered, is constructed of solid walnut and features a stunning carved central cartouche flanked by further floral carvings to the bowed top rail frame above three shaped upholstered padded backs that slope towards arms which are adorned by acanthus leaf and lattice scribe carvings. The base of the couch is firmly sprung so that you do not sink into the seats but at the same time is extremely comfortable. The couch has been freshly upholstered in top quality gold embossed silk & cotton brocade upholstery. The front of the couch features a serpentine design interspersed with floral carvings. The couch stands on elegant carved cabriole legs.
This item would look superb in a variety of rooms from the bedroom, living room, and dining room to the conservatory. This item would certainly grace any home and are a great investment as they are an extremely functional. So don’t miss out your chance to own a lovely piece of furniture.
This item features a rich mid brown walnut colour. As it boasts the original polish, it has a fantastic colour and patination this can only be achieved through age and years of care and cleaning it has received.
External Height = 93cm or 36⅝” or 3ft 0⅝”
External Width = 122cm or 48” or 4ft
External Depth = 66cm or 26” or 2ft 2”
Arm Height = 62cm or 24⅜” or 2ft 0⅜”
Seat Height = 46cm 18⅛” or 1ft 6⅛”
Seat Width = 112cm or 40⅛” or 3ft 4⅛”
Seat Depth = 55cm or 21⅝” or 1ft 9⅝”
This couch is in excellent condition. It has been freshly upholstered therefore the upholstery is in excellent condition (clean and no signs of wear, tear or damage). The carved frame and arms are also in excellent condition with no splits or lose joints. Furthermore, all carving is complete and not damaged. The backs and arms are solid. This item is solid in joint, does not wobble and is ready to use.