Pair of Louis XVI Fauteuils(135 views)
Description: Pair of Louis XVI Fauteuils (Armchairs) Stamped "Girard." Maker: Francois Girard, Paris, recognized as "mai?tre" (master cabinetmaker) in 1741. Very fine carving, beech frame, excellent proportions and old silk.
Condition Report: Condition: excellent - ribbon top on 1 chair has a small break - beech frame repainted in the past, traces of blue paint may be seen - old repairs commensurate with age, including braces added in last 50 years under seats (not visible) - silk fabric beginning to shred.
Notes: ID # 8917FP
Dimensions: 23" wide x 20" deep x 35.5" tall (16" seat height).
Date: Circa 1770.