EMPIRE MAHOGANY FAUTEUIL DE BUREAU ATTRIB. TO H. JACOB, French, early 19th century
38 x 20.75 x 25.50 in
Attributed to HENRI JACOB (MAÎTRE, 1779) SIMILAR EXAMPLE Beurdeley, 2002, page 80. Boldly fashioned with a rounded curved tablet back, down-scrolled shoulders and a pierce trellis splat, the armrest ending with carved lion heads, the curved seat rail surmounts the saber form rear legs and baluster turned front legs, all terminating in brass caps and castors.