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Fine Period Louis XV Grey Painted CanapéFine Period Louis XV Grey Painted CanapéFine Period Louis XV Grey Painted CanapéFine Period Louis XV Grey Painted CanapéFine Period Louis XV Grey Painted CanapéFine Period Louis XV Grey Painted CanapéFine Period Louis XV Grey Painted Canapé

Fine Period Louis XV Grey Painted Canapé-This fine sofa made in France circa 1750 is from the period of the reign of Louis XV. The carved beech wood frame is decorated with flowers and extensively modeled rails. The piece is curved at the back ( see image 10) and has a separate seat cushion while the whole is raised on 8 conforming legs and small padded arm rests. The canape is constructed in the time honored method of pegs and dowels which can be seem in images 8 & 9..note the shrinkage apparent throughout indicating age. The piece has a nice old beige grey paint with great patina and wear but may have started life unpainted. With a relatively new upholstered surface in expensive woven and cut velvet and a contrasting back panel. The down filled cushion and upholstery is in good condition and can be used right away if desired . The sofa is large,actually comfortable and sturdy. With a fine provenance this is an exceptional period piece suitable for daily use.

Seat height: 19.5 inches

Item ID:F1011

HEIGHT
39" (99 cm)
WIDTH
75" (191 cm)
DEPTH
34" (86 cm)
STYLE
Rococo/Regence/Louis XV
PERIOD
18th Century

Gottlieb Gallery

524 Warren Street
Hudson
NY 12534
Tel: (518) 822-1761
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    Fine Period Louis XV Grey Painted Canapé

    $4,500 USD