A Louis XIV style “Fauteuil à la Reine” armchair


A striking Louis XIV style high-back ‘Fauteuil à la Reine’ armchair, with scrolled, polished natural wood armrests and baluster-turned legs. Dating from the 19th century, this comfortable chair has an arched, rectangular back and is upholstered in rich shades of redand pink. The generously wide proportions of these chairs were designed to accommodate the largest of the extravagant ladies’ dresses of the period. In good condition.

Circa 1870

Additional information

Dimensions 68 × 86 × 118 cm
Seat Height

47 cm