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19th C. Italian Venetian Carved Giltwood Armchair

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  • £3,350.00
  • €3,917 Euro
  • $4,172 US Dollar

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Finely carved mid 19th Century Italian giltwood open armchair of wide proportions in the Rococo manner.

Italy, Venice Circa 1860.

The asymmetrical scroll and leaf-carved top rail, centred on a stylised shell within over scrolled uprights, above a newly upholstered grey silk padded and dished seat between scroll-ended arms, raised on a decorative foliate carved scrolling X-frame base with a conforming central stylised shell.

In excellent condition having a wonderful look to the gilt work this gondola style chair with its wide proportions is almost certainly Venetian. Inspired by mid-18th century designs, this very sculptural chair has the fine carved decoration associated with the best Italian work.

Seat Height 17 inches - 43cm

Width: 26 3/4 inches - 68cm
Height: 37 1/2 inches - 95cm
Depth: 22 inches - 56cm

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Seller Location

Stevenage, Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire

Item Dimensions

H: 95cm W: 68cm D: 56cm


c 1860

Item Location

United Kingdom

Seller Location

Stevenage, Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire

Item Location

United Kingdom

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+44 (0)1438 869819

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