Vintage French Country Louis XV Style Double Cane Italian Canopy Porter Chair

Feb 17, 2022. 19:16 UTC
Vintage French Country Louis XV Style Double Cane Italian Canopy Porter Chair
United States of America

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For sale

In excellent structural condition. Has original upholstery but needs upholstery cleaning.



My mother purchased this item new in California in 1978. There are no labels on the chair so mfg is unknown. All the cane weave is in perfect condition. The chair is in all original condition.

Answered within about 16 hours
Feb 18, 11:10 UTC
By Delia

Fair Market Value

$700 - $1,000 USD

Suggested Asking Price

$1,000 USD
What does this mean?

Hi Russell,

Thank you for contacting Mearto with your appraisal inquiry.
If you'd like for your appraisal to include dimensions, which is customary, please forward in the comments section - at your convenience - the height, width and depth and I'll update this ASAP.
Based on the photos and information provided, and subject to examination, this is:

A vintage French provincial Louis XV style caned walnut canopy porter chair
fourth quarter 20th Century
The carved walnut frame caned to the exterior and interior, with domed canopy top centering a carved rosette, enclosed sides, demi-upholstered arms over serpentine supports, upholstered seat bottom with squab seat, all raised on short cabriole legs ending in scroll feet.
CONDITION: not examined in person but appears to be in good 'all original' condition with wear commensurate to age and use.
PROVENANCE: inherited from original owner
*represents a fair-market value for auction purposes; retail or asking price may vary.

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