Antique French Hall Bench Chair Settee Renaissance Revival Carved Oak 19th c
Antique French Hall Bench Chair Settee Renaissance Revival Carved Oak 19th century.
Direct from France, an exquisite, highly carved antique hall bench or settee!
Carved with outstanding Renaissance Revival designs, the bench back features carved border panels around the large center with dimensional carvings of floral and foliate and a center cartouche with French ribbon.
Lower panel has large, dimensional carved center mask amidst floral and foliate scrolls. Note the carved masks and Black Forest style carved fruits on either side of the lower panel.
Heavy, carved upper arms gracefully slope to shaped scroll supports.
Obviously, this hall bench is higher quality than most, as noted in the attention to details throughout, including additional carvings on each of the side panels.
Lovely aged patina, well built by craftsmen of the period, circa1880.
Measurements: 37.5” ht. x 53” x 19.25”. Seat height from floor, 18.5”.
NOTE: All of our antiques are direct from Europe. I personally select each item for the quality, design, and unique characteristics that you will always find in our distinctive inventory at Geaux Vintage Antiques. …”with all that, why ‘Geaux’ anywhere else?” …
Condition: This item is in very good condition with normal signs of age and use. Antiques should be purchased for craftsmanship, uniqueness, charm, and character, and very few antiques are “like new”. We encourage you to ask questions prior to purchase; more photos available upon request.
Shipping: This item requires professional packaging and shipping via white glove (blanket wrap) delivery. All items are fully insured and will be delivered and set up inside your home or office (first floor). This service typically takes 5-7 weeks, depending on your location. Free pickup is also available at our location in Shreveport, LA.
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