Robert J Riesberg Antiques Inc

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Sofas and Settees

Louis XV provincial fruitwood stained beech settee

Louis XV provincial fruitwood stained beech settee

Louis XV provincial fruitwood stained beech settee. Caned seat and back with cane reinforcements. Carved shaped crest with curving arms with foliate detail. The lower apron includes shells carved above cabriole legs with shells and scroll feet. 18th or early 19th...

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Elegant French Louis XVI style settee

Elegant French Louis XVI style settee

Elegant French Louis XVI style settee, 19th century. Fine foliate carving is overall with fluted legs. This has been professionally repainted and gilded in a soft off-white with highlights. The recent upholstery is a satin type fabric in off-white and in good order....

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Louis XV Period Canape

Louis XV Period Canape

A provincial Louis XV period canape' finished in a walnut brown painted surface with an older but very presentable red silk cover. The graceful arching crest is over cabriole legs. The frame is carved with a molded rim with having floral and leafage details. The down...

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French Provincial Sofa, 18th or Early 19th Century

French Provincial Sofa, 18th or Early 19th Century

       Just recovered in a correct style floral cotton damask, this French Louis XV canape' is in a lovely old state of finish with worn stone grays highlighted with maroon touches. This fine example has a molded serpentine back, arms, and elegant carved cabriole legs...

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