Wednesday, September 6, 2023

Furniture Glossary: Chairs, Louis XIV Chair

Named after King Louis XI, (1638-1715) this chair is made of finely hand carved solid walnut. The high back and cushioned seat is larger to accommodate the more ample space required by the fashions of his day. Because the chair was born out of the French Baroque period, the chair is typically covered in a rich tapestry, brocade or large pattern or velvet. It makes a dramatic and sumptuous presence in any space.

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