CA1173 Fine Pair of French Empire ‘Retour d’Egypte’ Fauteuils..
Important pair of fine original French Empire ‘Retour d’Egypte’ or 'Goute d'Egypte' mahogany fauteuils. Carved winged female term supports with lion paw feet. Drop in seats, upholstered in ivory fabric with gold stars. Previously sold through Sotheby’s in 1999. Circa 1815.
French Empire 'Retour d’Egypte' Gueridon.
French Empire ‘Retour d’Egypte’ or 'Goute d'Egypte' gueridon. Fine figured mahogany and mahogany veneers with gilt bronze ormolu caryatid term supports and mounts. Nicely figured French Sainte Anne des Pyrenees grey marble top. Circa 1810.
CA1170 Stunning French Empire Canape.
A good quality original mahogany French Empire carved caryatid term support canape. Luxurious feather stuffed seat cushion upholstered in yellow damask. Gilt bronze ormolu mounts. Well carved term supports with portrait heads of Diana and lion paw feet. Circa 1800.