Carved & Tufted Orientalist Armchair Attrib. to G. Viardot – France, 19th C
Impressive Asian-style armchair carved with fretwork detailing, mother-of-pearl inlays and large carved lion’s paw feet. Beautifully upholstered in 100% silk brocade with deep button tufting. The fabric is Tassinari & Chatel’s Cernuschi collection. Attributed to Gabriel Viardot or Perret & Vibert (La Maison des Bambous).