A Napoleon III Style Button-tufted Fully Upholstered Settee
A Napoleon III style button-tufted fully upholstered settee (French, c. 1895) provided by the workshops of Jules Allard and Sons, Paris. Upholstered in red velvet with gold stylized fleur de lys and bellflowers. The back connects to down-swept rollover armrests. The whole is raised on four circular bun feet. Accompanying the settee are two cylindrical bolster pillows, three square pillows, and two small rectangular pillows similarly upholstered.
31" x 96" x 42"
Gift of Countess Alice S. Hadik, 1973.
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