SOLD - A Swedish Gustavian period sofa from circa 1780 with carved Vitruvian scroll inspired friezes, rosettes, fluted legs and classic light gray painted finish. A breathtaking embodiment of Swedish Gustavian elegance, this circa 1780 sofa is a veritable masterpiece of craftsmanship. Draped in a classic Gustavian gray, its light painted finish subtly whispers of blue-gray undertones, capturing the ethereal essence of Nordic aesthetics. The sofa's structure is a canvas of ornate details, where Vitruvian scroll-inspired friezes take center stage, complemented by the exquisite touch of carved rosettes. Sturdily anchored by fluted legs, the sofa's solid construction promises longevity and grace for years to come.
While its delicate carving speaks volumes of its rich history, the sofa beckons with its newly padded seating, awaiting a final touch of upholstery to truly shine. With a generous seat depth of 22 inches, it invites moments of leisure and intimate conversations.
Place this remarkable piece in a refined living space or an opulent master suite, where its timeless elegance can serve both as seating and as an artistic focal point. Conjuring tales from a bygone era, this sofa seamlessly marries history with luxury, making it a must-have for connoisseurs of fine antiques.
Place of Origin: Sweden
Period: 18th Century
Dimensions: 68.875"W x 25.5"D x 31.1"H. SH 16.5". SD 22"
Inventory Number: YY80