A pair of carved giltwood bergères both stamped L. Cresson
Louis XV, circa 1740
each with an arched serpentine padded back above padded arms and loose cushion serpentine seat, the knees carved with a stylised scallopshell on cabriole legs terminating in scrolled feet, within a moulded frame carved with rocaille and acanthus on a trelliswork ground and engraved with acanthus on the back; regilt
Acquired from Mallett Antiques, London.
Mallett 2006, illustrated pp. 102-103.