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Friday, December 31, 2010
Antique Empire Style Chair and With Armrests
This chair is typical of the Empire style with sheets of water in the form of lotus leaf wrapped punctuate the ends of the cross high a slightly curved back. Below, the back panel is sculpted Empire rosettes and a bundle of related laurels see also " French directoire chair ". Its generous dimensions it give strength while the forms studied confer elegance.
Empire Armchair in Antiquing White
The same model as the previous chair, the chair has the skills and grow. It differs by armrests that continue their consoles beautifully curved and feature a beautiful sculpture of stylized lotus leaves.