Antique Conversation Sofa, English, Fruitwood, Loveseat, Tete-a-Tete, Courting
Our Stock # 18.6264
This is an antique conversation sofa. An English, fruitwood loveseat, tête-à-tête or courting bench, dating to the early Victorian period, circa 1840.
- Sinuous, lustrous and perfect for the loquacious
- Displays a desirable aged patina
- Serpentine fruitwood shows fine grain interest and radiates rich colour
- Benefits from a quality reupholster - fabric in good order
- An elegant, sinuous top s-rail divides and unites in equal measure
- S-rail at once delicate and well fortified
- Carved backsplat with heart-shape cutouts evokes romance
- Delicately tapering arms capped with fluted scroll carvings
- Well-padded cushion with traditional stuffing
- Rich cream fabric with foliate pattern and golden brocade trim
- Scrolled, squat cabriole legs with proud knees
- Riding upon a set of four, original bronze and ceramic castors
This is a splendid antique conversation sofa. Elegant, evocative and desirable, this loveseat is sure to enhance any room. Solid joints and construction, delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home.
Max Width: 111cm (43.75'')
Max Depth: 68cm (26.75'')
Max Height: 69cm (27.25'')
Seat Width: 44.5cm (17.5'')
Seat Depth: 51cm (20'')
Seat Height: 38cm (15'')
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