Attributed to George Hunzinger, 1835-1898
A fine & rare Aesthetic armchairs attributed to furniture designer George Hunzinger, 1835-1898.
Renaissance and Moorish revival elements, embossed & gilt leather seat and back.
Each bergere in a barrel back form brass mounted with saber legs ending with brass caps.Height 35 in. Width 25 in. Depth 22 in.
Georges Jacob,(born in Burgundy, 6 July 1739 — 1814, master 1765) was one of the two most prominent Parisian master menuisiers, producing carved, painted and gilded beds and seat furniture for the French royal châteaux, in the early Neoclassical style mostly associated with Louis XVI.Height 37 in. Width 24 in. Depth 20 in.
Height 24 in. Width 36 in. Depth 17 in.
With two arm scrolls on each end on six cabriole legs ending in scrolled feet.Height 25 in. Width 60 in. Depth 21 in.
Each padded back rest with floral-carved crest and the serpentine fronted seat on floral carved rails and cabriole legs
Museums & Collections:
Carnavalet Paris, Louvre Paris, Versailles, Calouste Gulbenkian Lisbon
Le Mobilier du Musee du Louvre pg.99
Le Moblier Francais Du XVIII Siecle pg. 76-78
The shaped backs with gilded carvings on splayed legs, with drop in upholstered seat.Height 37 ½ Width 20 in. Depth 16 In.
The shaped back with shaped arms upholstered over a carved frieze with a shell motif all resting on carved cabriole legs ending in ball and claw feet.Height 55 in. Width 32 in. Depth 26 in.