DescriptionA very rare late 18th / early 19th Century French Directoire Two Seater Settee on turned spindle legs.
This mahogany framed settee is attributed to Jean Nicholas Cheneaux (stamped I-Cheneaux) who was a celebrated cabinet maker based in Lyon during the 18th and 19th century.
A very rare item that is sure to get a lot of attention, wherever it is placed in the home.
Our sister company Angilou Upholstery Ltd can provide you with a high quality service to restore and reupholster your antique furniture purchase.Our years of experience informs us that due to the nature of antique and vintage furniture, we nearly always find some minor repairs that need to be addressed on the structure of each piece and thus we highly recommend using our full restoration service.
Price to restore and reupholster this sofa £475.00* (excluding fabric)
* This price is based on using a single colour plain upholstery fabric to upholster the piece (s). Please can you discuss your requirements on placing your order so that we can confirm the upholstery price with you.
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Please note that physical fabric samples will only be sent once the furniture item has been purchased.Approximately 5m of fabric would be required for the sofa.
You are welcome to supply your own fabric, however it must be suitable for domestic / commercial upholstery. We reserve the right to refuse unsuitable fabric (i.e. for curtains)Sofa Dimensions (WxDxH) in cm
130cm x 74cm x 96cmSeat Pad Height = 47cm
Depending upon our work schedule at the time, we would expect this item of furniture to be ready for collection between 4-6 weeks from the receipt of the upholstery fabric.
We do not accept returns on our bespoke upholstery commissions. Upon completion of the works we will send you photos from every angle for you to approve / not approve the work. Any modifications required will be done for further approval prior to shipping of the furniture.
Collection and delivery of the item is included in the selling price. This price is for addresses in England and Wales only. We have arranged deliveries to Scotland, Ireland and further afield however there will be a cost addition for these locations.
We use several courier services and the choice depends on their shceduling. The items will be wrapped by us prior to collection to protect them during transit. The courier will collect the items from our premises and deliveries will be scheduled during the week of collection. Our courier services will always endeavor to deliver your item within 14 days from the collection date.
ReturnsWe do not accept returns on our bespoke upholstery commissions. Upon completion of the works we will send you photos from every angle for you to approve / not approve the work. Any modifications required will be done for further approval prior to shipping of the furniture.
When describing items for sale, we try to highlight any obvious defects or damage observed. However, we do mainly deal in Antiques and second hand lots. As such they will not be perfect and the buyer must take this into consideration. It is often the case that the wear and ageing on antique furniture and objects, that enhances its appeal. All our furniture is treated against woodworm automatically as a precautionary measure. Any reference to age or dates are mere speculation only, often through research, history notified and similar objects sold in the past. It is solely a buyers responsibility to assure themselves of any information given before purchase. We do not guarantee any information given in a description, as it is only provided as a guide to help.