Pair of French Directoire Armchairs - Negrel Antiques
A pair of French upholstered mahogany armchairs in the Directoire style, circa 1890. The bergeres have a square form with elegant, sloping arms that end in scrolled handrests. Carved square balusters form the front legs, with multiple detailed segments. All legs rest on petite brass casters. Beautiful blonde mahogany has fine banded inlay throughout, with thin strips of ebony and satin wood. Very comfortable, upholstery is brand new dark taupe upholstery. Seat height on the ...