A pair of Empire carved giltwood fauteuils, stamped J.B.B DEMAY, early 19th century | Paire de fauteuils en bois doré et sculpté d'Epoque Empire, estampillés J.B.B DEMAY, début XIXe siècle
A pair of Empire carved giltwood fauteuils, stamped J.B.B DEMAY, early 19th century
each with a rectangular padded back, seat and armrests covered in a later green velvet fabric, the frames carved with roundels, flowerheads and trailing husks, on lotus-clasped front legs, stamped J.B.B DEMAY / RUE DE CLERY.
Height 37in. Width 24in. Prof 22.½; Haut. 94cm. Larg. 61cm. Prof. 57cm.
Paire de fauteuils en bois doré et sculpté d'Epoque Empire, estampillés J.B.B DEMAY, début XIXe siècle
Chacun présentant des dossiers rectangulaires, l'assise et les accotoires garnis d'un velour vert postérieur. Le chassis en bois doré et sculptés de fleurs et roseaux, le dossier orné de cannelures, estampillé J.B.B DEMAY / RUE DE CLERY.
In overall good condition. Minor rubbing, scuffs and losses to gilding consistent with age and use. Evidence of retouching to gilding. Re-blocked for further support and metal pads under each foot. Evidence of an old woodworm activity which no longer appears to be active. Each stamped to front seatrail. The upholstery in very good condition.
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