A sensational and very unique complete set of four Italian mid 18th century Louis XV period patinated and hand painted armchairs from Genoa. The stunning chairs à chassis, upholstery is easily removed and changed for every season, are raised by elegant cabriole legs with a sienna moulded trim throughout. The superb scalloped frieze is accented with hand painted colorful leaves and floral garlands, which are repeated at the top of each leg and arm base. The wide paneled back is centered by a carved rosette and foliate garland. All original patina. Seat height 18".