French Baroque Stool, 17th Century

French Baroque Stool, 17th century.  The boldly turned legs have tapered octagonal sections. An H-stretcher which is similarly carved joins the four. A most  desirable piece of seating, often used as a pull up at the fireplace. No guest can resist this charm.
H. 16.5″ w. 19″, d. 14.5″. $950.