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Tuesday, February 14, 2012
Gold Chair in Empire Style
Empire style armchairs
This gold chair is from empire period with curved rails of empire rosettes , also the using of animal shapes in carvings of armrest , the large dimensions of this model gives it its elegance circa 1810 - 1815 see also " antique empire armchair ". the legs is carved in lions style feet which was a great mark of this style in this time period.