Property from a New York Collector.
A sensational pair of Louis XIV Fauteuils à la Reine.
- Sold as a set of 2.
- Arched rectangular back continuing to padded armrests, terminating in sunflower carved scrolls in reference to Le Roi du Soleil.
- The rectangular seat is raised on similarly carved cabriole legs, ending with inverted scroll toes joined by an "os de mouton" stretcher.
- Upholstered in gold and crimson damask with the back in a tonal checkered-pattern cotton blend.
From the personal collection of Charles Kurz of Old Versailles, New York, NY.
Exceptionally good condition for age.
Height: 45 inches / 114.3 cm
Width: 25 inches / 63.5 cm
Depth: 27 inches / 68.58 cm
Walnut, Damask, Cotton Blend