Lot 229: Two Diminutive Louis XVI-Style Fauteuil
06 November 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Both of white-painted wood, the circular frame backs with carved beadwork and topped with floral cabochons, the arms ribbed with bellflowers and ending in acanthus leaves, the apron with ribbon carving, the legs reeded, the backs and seats caned, the seats further with buff leather cushions, the smaller with leather-upholstered arms. 19" H and 27" H. Largest with burned area to back caning.