Antique French Louis XVI Style Painted Blue Velvet Provincial Loveseat or Settee
An elegant French provincial painted loveseat or settee made in the style of Louis XVI, from Provence, France. Beautifully hand-crafted from solid wood featuring a hand-molded oval-shaped medallion back finished in a light creamy antique white lacquer with a naturally aged crackle patina with some distressed areas. The loveseat is upholstered in blue velvet fabric and clean-finished with brass-plated nail-head trim. The loveseat is supported by four elegantly tapered, fluted legs ending with toupie feet typical for the Louis XVI style. The legs are also decorated with carved rosettes on the corners. Excellent joinery and craftsmanship with a classic French provincial silhouette and beautiful color combination.
- Origin: Provence, France
- Dimensions: W 49” x D 24” x H 34.5” - seat height 15"/ arm height 24"
- Seat interior: W 46" x D 18"
- Condition: In preserved antique condition showcasing naturally aged patina on the wood finish with some distressed areas. The blue velvet fabric showcases normal wear for its age.