A French Desk Armchair
An elegant, mid 19th century French Napoleon III period, Louis XV style, carved walnut desk armchair, the open back-rest decorated with shaped 'S' scrolls. The walnut timbers with an excellent and original bronze-like patina. Lightweight and very comfortable. Area of Isle de France (Greater Paris), circa 1860.
Condition report: In excellent, unrestored condition. The leatherette seat should be replaced with better-quality leather or fabric.
Dimensions: Width 60 cm, height of back 83 cm.