French 19th Century Empire St. Mahogany And Ormolu Armchair
Item # 5563A
An elegant French 19th century Empire st. mahogany and ormolu armchair. The armchair is raised on four casters, the front two below carved paw feet, under square tapered legs with carved scrolls and a palmette. Flanking the straight frieze are two fine ormolu rosettes below richly carved dolphins leading to the straight and uniquely carved arm rests. The arbalest shaped cushioned chair back displays an array of fine ormolu mounts including palmettes, rosettes and fine pierced ormolu designs. Upholstered in a chagrin fabric. All original gilt.
Seat height: 19.5"
Side Chair #5563 also available