19th Century Pair of Swedish Gustavian Period Footstools

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A richly carved 19th century Swedish 'brother and sister' pair of painted long benches from the Gustavian period, circa 1810. There is carved egg and dart detail on the seat frame and carved rosettes above tapered and fluted legs. Chalky Gustavian-white paint finish.

Dimensions:
Bench I (back):  19 in. H x 58.88 in. W x 19.63 in. D
Bench II (front):  17.88 in. H x 59.13 in. W x 19.88 in. D

The Gustavian Style, named after King Gustav III of Sweden, is a restrained interpretation of the French Louis XV and Louis XVI style. King Gustav III was enamored with the neoclassical style and therefore created his own interpretation for Sweden.

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19th Century Pair of Swedish Gustavian Period Footstools

ITEM #: 
625
PRICE: 
6 400.00
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