A Pair Of Italian Early 19th Century Neo-Classical St. Patinated And Giltwood Throne Armchairs
Item # 6799
A magnificent and high quality pair of Italian early 19th century Neo-Classical st. patinated and giltwood throne armchairs. Each arm chair is raised by striking carved paw feet below thick scrolled legs with giltwood filets and large scrolled acanthus leaf design.
The straight patinated frieze is decorated with giltwood cabochons. Above are finely carved striking winged lions, supporting the cushioned arm rests. At each side is a spectacular pierced giltwood design of large scrolled acanthus leaves. Large giltwood acanthus leaf designs lead up the patinated off white back frame with cushioned back support. The top crown displays elegant giltwood palmettes at each corner and a sensational pierced giltwood scrolled and foliate central reserve. Upholstered in the original gold tooled leather with brass nail heads. The back is also upholstered in the same leather. With all original patina and gilt throughout.