A superb Directoire / Louis XVI Bergère square back armchair dating from the eighteenth century, France. This piece is marked by its maker, Cressent, and upholstered in a pretty red velvet fabric. Its wood frame is painted a warm white color. The armrests feature a swirled escargot design at their ends. Its four feet are decorated with die joins. This beautiful piece will bring an instant French charm and elegance to any room it enters.
Seat height: 17¾", or 45cm
Approx. overall 41" high x 27¼" wide x 27½" deep
Approx. overall 104cm high x 69cm wide x 70cm deep