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    antique furniture: sofas

    Antique sofas (or settees) are long upholstered seats with backs and arms, for two or more people.

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    • Fantastic Victorian Carved Walnut Cameo Back Settee

      Fantastic Victorian Carved Walnut Cameo Back Settee

      london city antiques, norwich, united kingdom

      A fantastic Victorian carved walnut cameo back settee. A beautiful piece having three cameo backs with quality carvings to the tops, united by shaped carved splats. Elegant carved shaped open arms, serpentine carved walnut front...

      £2,950.00

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    • Antique Spoon Back Sofa, English, Walnut, 2 Seat Settee, Early Victorian, 1840

      Antique Spoon Back Sofa, English, Walnut, 2 Seat Settee, Early Victorian, 1840

      london fine limited, taunton, united kingdom

      Our Stock # 18.6621

      This is an antique spoon back sofa. An English, walnut and textile 2 person settee, dating to the early Victorian period, circa 1840. 

      • Highly appealing, early Victorian sofa
      • Displays a desirable aged patina
      • Select walnut shows fine grain interest and rich russet hues
      • Professionally reupholstered in superb, high quality fabric
      • Spoon back accentuated with a dashing top rail with scrolled corners
      • The surmount decorated with a lovingly carved heraldic gryphon
      • Traditionally stuffed, high quality fabric in light, fresh hues
      • Resplendent in golden diamond pattern against a light duck egg blue ground
      • Generous seat height of 46cm (18") for comfortable lounging
      • Attractive brocade trim in golden hues throughout
      • Serpentine arms with foliate carved grips
      • Extended cabochon knee carvings sit above a squat cabriole leg and riding on ceramic castors

      This early Victorian antique spoon back sofa is a sight to behold. Lovingly reupholstered in the traditional way, this is sure to enhance any room and become a focal point for the space. Solid joints and construction, delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home.

      Dimensions:
      Max Width: 187.5cm (73.75'')
      Max Depth: 84.5cm (33.25'')
      Max Height: 107cm (42.25'')

      Seat Width: 149cm (58.75'')
      Seat Depth: 53cm (20.75'')
      Seat Height: 46cm (18'')

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      Antique Spoon Back Sofa, English, Walnut, 2 Seat Settee, Early Victorian, 1840

      £2,850.00

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    • A CURVED SCULPTURAL SOFA BY ICO PARISI

      A CURVED SCULPTURAL SOFA BY ICO PARISI

      ebury trading, london, united kingdom

      A large Italian curved asymmetrical sofa by Ico Parisi, on brass feet and newly upholstered in grey silk velvet. c.1950's Measures: 220cm wide x 75cm high (back) x 40cm high (seat) x 105cm deep Stock...

      £11,000.00

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    • Antique French Empire Revival  Ormolu Mounted 5 Piece Salon Suite c.1880 19th C

      Antique French Empire Revival Ormolu Mounted 5 Piece Salon Suite c.1880 19th C

      regent antiques limited, london, united kingdom

      This is a fantastic and highly decorative antique French gilt bronze mounted Empire Revival five piece salon suite, comprising a sofa, a pair of fauteuil armchairs and a pair of side chairs, circa 1880 in...

      £5,250.00

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    • A LARGE ITALIAN SOFA OF UNUSUAL DESIGN & SHAPE

      A LARGE ITALIAN SOFA OF UNUSUAL DESIGN & SHAPE

      ebury trading, london, united kingdom

      A large Italian sculptural settee of interesting design. Newly upholstered. c.1950’s Measures: 97cm high x 38cm seat x 78cm deep x 180cm wide Stock Code ET02950

      £1,600.00

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    • Victorian Burgundy Leather Chesterfield Sofa

      Victorian Burgundy Leather Chesterfield Sofa

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1870, Victorian burgundy leather upholstered chesterfield sofa. Reupholstered approximately 50 years ago, with piped foredge and close brass studding. Standing on square, slightly outswept back legs, bulbous turned front legs and on brass and...

      £2,500.00

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    • A LARGE ENGLISH GILTWOOD SETTEE

      A LARGE ENGLISH GILTWOOD SETTEE

      ebury trading, london, united kingdom

      A large English carved & water gilded settee of fine quality, with shell crest, scrolled corners and decorated with English roses & foliage throughout. Newly upholstered in faux lambswool with a black & gold trim....

      £3,200.00

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    • A REGENCY DAYBED IN CHARTREUSE VELVET

      A REGENCY DAYBED IN CHARTREUSE VELVET

      ebury trading, london, united kingdom

      An English Regency daybed, of Neo Classical design in crisply carved mahogany and newly upholstered in chartreuse velvet. c.1815 Measures: 84cm high (back) x 50cm high (seat) x 210cm wide x 63cm deep Stock Code ET03424

      £3,000.00

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    • AN XVIII CENTURY VENETIAN GILTWOOD SETTEE IN BUBBLEGUM PINK VELVET

      AN XVIII CENTURY VENETIAN GILTWOOD SETTEE IN BUBBLEGUM PINK VELVET

      ebury trading, london, united kingdom

      A fine XVIII Century Venetian carved giltwood settee,with shell crest and lion mask & paw feet, amongst boldly carved and water gilded foliage. Newly upholstered in bubblegum pink velvet. c.1780 Measures: 145cm high (back) x...

      £4,500.00

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    • A LARGE MID CENTURY THREE SEAT SOFA BY PARISI

      A LARGE MID CENTURY THREE SEAT SOFA BY PARISI

      ebury trading, london, united kingdom

      A large three seat, extremely comfortable sculptural settee by Parisi, with swab cushion and newly upholstered in mole velvet. c.1950's Measures: 200cm wide x 79cm high (back) x 45cm high (seat) x 88cm deep Stock...

      £3,000.00

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    • A PAOLO BUFFA SOFA

      A PAOLO BUFFA SOFA

      ebury trading, london, united kingdom

      A stylish Italian sofa by Paolo Buffa. In cherry and blond wood with oatmeal covered cushions. c.1940 Measure: 80cm high (back) x 41cm high (seat) x 133cm wide x 68cm deep Stock Code ET03158

      £2,400.00

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    • A LARGE SCULPTURAL SOFA BY ULRICH

      A LARGE SCULPTURAL SOFA BY ULRICH

      ebury trading, london, united kingdom

      A large Italian sculptural sofa by Ulrich which is very comfortable. Newly upholstered in grey fabric and in a minimalist fashion without piping or buttons, which accentuates the curved shapes. On Tapering French polished feet...

      £4,000.00

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    • Victorian Mahogany Double Ended Sofa

      Victorian Mahogany Double Ended Sofa

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1860, Quality mahogany framed mid Victorian double ended (double spoon) sofa. The shaped back with deep buttoning is covered in a quality green patterned material. The exposed foliate carved mahogany arms in front extending...

      £1,900.00

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    • Stunning Quality Original 19thc Carved Rosewood Cream Upholstered Sofa Settee

      Stunning Quality Original 19thc Carved Rosewood Cream Upholstered Sofa Settee

      artsonline.org.uk, shepton mallet, united kingdom

      Description Stunning Quality Original 19thc Carved Rosewood Cream Upholstered Sofa Settee Early/Mid-19th Century Regency Period. A Rosewood Carved show frame Salon Sofa/Settee with a wonderful foliate patterned cream Upholstery. Offered in an overall beautiful Condition...

      £1,550.00

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    • Antique Queen Anne Style Sofa, English, Two Seat Settee, Victorian, Circa 1880

      Antique Queen Anne Style Sofa, English, Two Seat Settee, Victorian, Circa 1880

      london fine limited, taunton, united kingdom

      Our Stock # 18.6808

      This is an antique Queen Anne style sofa. An English, upholstery and mahogany two seat settee, dating to the Victorian period, circa 1880. 

      • Rich yellow hues and superb patterned upholstery
      • Displays a desirable aged patina
      • Traditionally stuffed, comfortable seating
      • Standing upon mahogany legs with deep russet hues
      • The high back in the Queen Anne style offers a striking profile
      • Wing backs and high arms ideal for fireside seating
      • The arms gently curved with cascading end panels
      • Later, high quality upholstery with fine foliate pattern
      • Pair of cushions with piped trim at a height of 51cm (20") for relaxed seating
      • Carved ball and claw feet to the front with square section at rear
      • Well upholstered and providing a very solid frame. A fine quality example of period seating
      • Suitable to be enjoyed 'as is' - we note the small fabric tear to the lower front frieze for the sake of accuracy
      • A perfect candidate for recovering to the fabric of your choice

      This is a striking antique Queen Anne style sofa, with rich mustard yellow hues. A quality antique addition to a colourful setting, the comfortable form will be a hit with family and visitors alike. Solid joints and construction, delivered polished and ready for the home.

      Dimensions:
      Max Width: 152cm (59.75'')
      Max Depth: 88cm (34.75'')
      Max Height: 131cm (51.5'')

      Seat Width: 108cm (42.5'')
      Seat Depth: 54cm (21.25'')
      Seat Height: 51cm (20'')

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      Antique Queen Anne Style Sofa, English, Two Seat Settee, Victorian, Circa 1880

      £1,695.00

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    • A LARGE ANGLO-CEYLONESE SETTEE IN SOLID EBONY

      A LARGE ANGLO-CEYLONESE SETTEE IN SOLID EBONY

      ebury trading, london, united kingdom

      A large and beautifully carved Anglo-Ceylonese settee in solid ebony, with cane work. The ebony has a wonderful rich patina. c.1840 Measures: 206cm wide x 100cm high (back) x 35cm high (seat) x 66cm deep...

      £4,500.00

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    • A LARGE SWEDISH CARVED AND PAINTED DAY BED OR SETTEE WITH REMOVABLE BACK

      A LARGE SWEDISH CARVED AND PAINTED DAY BED OR SETTEE WITH REMOVABLE BACK

      ebury trading, london, united kingdom

      A large Swedish carved and painted day bed / settee of large proportions ( would easily be suitable as a day bed for a man ). The back lifts off and has its original horse...

      £1,800.00

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    • George III Style Walnut Stool

      George III Style Walnut Stool

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1900, George III style walnut stool. The recently re-upholstered, stuff-over seat with close brass studding. The unusual seat rail with carving to sides, and cushion shaped section, over elegant legs with carved shells to...

      £850.00

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    • 1810 Transition Period Empire / Biedermeier Sofa / Couch Inlaid Birch Veneer

      1810 Transition Period Empire / Biedermeier Sofa / Couch Inlaid Birch Veneer

      vintage clock face, bootle, united kingdom

      Original, representative sofa / couch from the transition period Empire / Biedermeier around 1810 Veneered with birch, wonderfully and richly inlaid. A real gem on the antique market - unique. Very comfortable, practical and presentable....

      £18,687.00

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    • Antique Double Spoonback Sofa, English, Walnut, Camel Back, Victorian, 1850

      Antique Double Spoonback Sofa, English, Walnut, Camel Back, Victorian, 1850

      london fine limited, taunton, united kingdom

      Our Stock # 18.6276

      This is an antique double spoonback sofa. An English, walnut camel back settee dating to the Victorian period in the mid 19th century, circa 1850. 

      • Classic Victorian elegance and exuding quality
      • Displays a desirable aged patina
      • Select walnut displays dark hues and fine grain interest
      • Fantastic, quality upholstery in good order
      • Sinuous top rail with carved details
      • Deep buttoning with diamond pattern quilting
      • Generous seat cushion height of 44cm (17.25")
      • Professionally reupholstered with quality, floral textile - traditionally stuffed
      • Upholstery finished with cream brocade to the back rest and along the front rail
      • Gently curving arms with scroll grips
      • Knees detailed with a fine, carved cabochon
      • Raised upon squat cabriole legs with bronze and ceramic castors to each corner

      This is an eye-catching antique spoonback sofa. Beautifully upholstered and of high Victorian appeal. Solid joints and construction, delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home.

      Dimensions:
      Max Width: 177cm (69.75'')
      Max Depth: 77cm (30.25'')
      Max Height: 92cm (36.25'')

      Seat Width: 135cm (53.25'')
      Seat Depth: 60cm (23.5'')
      Seat Height: 44cm (17.25'')

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      Antique Double Spoonback Sofa, English, Walnut, Camel Back, Victorian, 1850

      £1,875.00

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    • Brown Leather 2 Seater Wing Back Sofa

      Brown Leather 2 Seater Wing Back Sofa

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1990s, leather 2 seater wing back sofa. The chair is upholstered in brown leather, pleated and deep buttoned on the back and sides, held in place by close brass studding. The deep buttoning continues...

      £1,500.00

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    • Charles II Style Giltwood 2 Seater Sofa

      Charles II Style Giltwood 2 Seater Sofa

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1880, Charles II style carved giltwood 2 seater sofa. With large upholstered back held in place by 3 gilded uprights with carved decorations, and leading on to 2 shaped arms with foliate carvings and...

      £1,250.00

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    • Victorian Walnut Framed Sofa

      Victorian Walnut Framed Sofa

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1880, Victorian walnut framed sofa. With deep buttoned upholstered back, sides, arms and a large stuffover seat in linen (held in place by gimp). A simple side rail with scratch carving continues around the...

      £1,800.00

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    • Stylish Original Art Deco 3 Piece, Reversible Cushions.

      Stylish Original Art Deco 3 Piece, Reversible Cushions.

      antiques and chic, harlow, united kingdom

      Stylish Original Art Deco 3 Piece, Reversible Cushions. You couldn't get more Art Deco if you tried , very stylish look, in good condition for age, the odd scuff, ends of the cushions show some...

      £1,295.00

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    • French Louis XVI Style Canapé Sofa/Settee with Armchair

      French Louis XVI Style Canapé Sofa/Settee with Armchair

      pyrontique, sittingbourne, united kingdom

      A fine decorative painted and gilt highlighted Louis XVI canapé sofa/settee with a matching armchair. Both are carved with ribbons, swags and acanthus leaf decoration throughout. The seat backs and arms are upholstered in a...

      £1,000.00

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