French Louis XVI Style Carved Gilt Canapé

French Louis XVI Style Carved Gilt Canapé


c.1890, France

An elegant French Louis XVI style intricately carved sofa of “corbeille” shape raised on fluted legs from the late 19th century. Gilt adorned carved cresting top rail with centred ribbon detail above contemporary double piped silk and linen upholstered padded back and seat, decorated with acanthus leaves on the knuckles. The skirt showcases a twisted ribbon carving accented with rosettes on the knees while the sofa is raised on four fluted tapering legs, whose lines are typical of the Neoclassical Louis XVI era.

W 120cm x H 76.6cm

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Condition: Excellent. Sold As Is. Wear consistent with age and use