Pair of Louis XV Fauteuils a la Reine c.1750

By Bernard II van Risamburgh (BVRB), c. 1750 each with a cartouche-shaped padded back, upholstered in pink and grey floral fabric, the channelled frames richly carved with floral scrolls and acanthus, on cabriole legs, one chair stamped ‘BVRB’ (A/F) (2)
Bernard II Van Risen Burgh, known as ‘BVRB’ is regarded as one of the greatest Ebeniste of the Louis XV period. He was of Dutch origin and was apprenticed to his father, later setting up his own workshop in Rue de Reuilly, in the Faubourg Saint-Antoine

 

Upholstered in Fortuny fabric, printed in Venice

height 97 cm

$8000