A French Napoléon III period walnut bench from the mid-19th century, with cabriole legs and original needlepoint tapestry. Created in France during the reign of Emperor Napoléon III, this walnut banquette features a rectangular seat covered with its original floral upholstery. The ensemble is resting on four cabriole legs with carved foliage and scrolling feet. With its graceful lines and walnut patina, this French Napoléon III bench circa 1860 will bring a touch of refinement to any home, perhaps used in front of a piano, or placed in a bedroom.
Place of Origin: France
Period: 19th Century
Dimensions: 33" W x 20" H x 18" D
Inventory Number: BLD149