A long couch dating from the late 17th century, similar to a sofa with arms at either end. Unlike the upholstered sofa, however, the settee usually has a shaped wooden splat back, similar to dining chairs. In Australia, any small couch is sometimes known as a settee.
A French late 19th century Louis XVI style gilt wood settee with foliate carved cresting rail above a padded back, arms and seat, with fluted apron raised on fluted legs upholstered in French tapestry. 125 cm long.
An Edwardian mahogany Sheraton style two, seater settee, early 20th century, the frame with boxwood stringing inlay and decorative, inlay veneer work to back centre rail, later upholstery. Height 89 cm. Width 119 cm. Depth 52 cm
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