Four Louis XVI period Chairs
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Four Louis XVI period Chairs

  • Localisation : The Music Room
  • Année de création :1787
  • Artiste :Georges Jacob


Carved and gilded beech wood. Louis XVI chairs, covered in watered silk.

The decorator Eugène Lami had the Duke of Aumale purchase these four prestigious chairs from Étienne-Anne Escudier’s curiosity shop in 1845. The four chairs were ordered in 1787 from Georges Jacob by King Louis XVI for his Games Room in the Château de Saint-Cloud.