French Mid 19th Century Louis XV St. Mahogany And Ormolu Desk Chair
Item # 8572
A magnificent and high quality French mid 19th century Louis XV st. mahogany and ormolu desk chair. This stunning desk chair is raised on cabriole legs with finely chased acanthus leaf ormolu sabots and foliate ormolu top mounts. The arbalest shaped frieze is centered by an elegant scrolled ormolu reserve. The impressive curved sides are decorated with richly chased ormolu mounts of acanthus leaves and a cabochon amidst foliate. The moulded mahogany back frame is centered at the top by a large ormolu foliate reserve. Additional ormolu mounts accent the top and back. Wonderfully upholstered with a forest green leather and finished with patinated brass nail heads.
Seat Height 19"