December 05, 2018 | Galerie Atena
5-piece Living room set in "Return from Egypt" style crafted of mahogany. It is composed of a sofa, two chairs, two armchairs and a gueridon table with exquisit gilt bronze decoration.
The wood framing of the sofa and armchairs is embellished with ormolu rosette and foliage. The arms are resting on sphinx and the belt is decorated with a frieze of stylized oak-leaves.
Each piece is set on four legs. The rear legs are sabered, the front legs are straight and decorated with gilt bronze paws and foliages.
The 2 chairs have gilt bronze sphinx decoration and sabered legs. They are covered with beige upholstery fabric with stripes pattern.
This mahogany and gilt bronze gueridon table is resting on a central foot above a tripod base. The base is surmounted by three dark wood columns decorated with ormolu Corinthian capitals and sphinx.
The tray in wood marquetry displays floral decoration and ormolu festoons, and the belt is highlighted with rosettes and foliage.
Skillfully crafted in "Return from Egypt" style, with outstanding ormolu bronze decoration, this living room suite is a rare find.
A dining room suite in Empire style is available, and can complete this living room set.