Learn about Settee

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.

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A French gilded Louis XVIth style canape with fine floral upholstery. 90 cm high, 130 cm long.

A small French Louis XVI style gilt-wood canape with leaf, flower and scroll decoration, cane filled back, turned and fluted front legs and blue floral brocade covers. Some faults. Width 1350

A Louis XVI style gilt framed canape, the running ribbon carved canape with a floral crest, curved leaf form arm rests, having an oval tablet back and padded sides and raised on slender fluted tapering legs; well upholstered in a gold and deep pink ribbon,

A Louis XV carved gilt wood canape, circa 1770. Length of back 200 cm

A Louis XV style fruitwood framed canape, with a hardwood frame and a shaped crest rail, above scroll arms and three loose fitted seat cushions, cabriole supports, 202 cm length of back

An inlaid rosewood Art Nouveau drawing room suite, late 19th century, in the English manner, comprising a two seat sofa, two carvers and four chairs, all with elegant pierced tall medallion backs with arched crests and ear form embellishments with refined

A Louis XV style French provincial beech canape, French, 20th century. 210 cm wide

A Louis XV walnut and cane canape, French, 18th century. 186 cm wide. Stamped 'Maker Pillot Nimes'. Provenance: Purchased from Robert Haines Gallery, David Jones, Sydney, NSW

A Louis XV style giltwood canape, the canape with a foliate and serpentine frame with crest, padded back and squab seats to a decorated apron and cabriole legs, upholstered in sage green rococo patterned fabric. Height 83 cm. Width 172 cm. Depth 58 cm

A Louis XV style 19th century gilt canape, the cresting rail decorated with a carved shell, above a padded back and padded arms on four carved cabriole legs

A French 19th century Louis XVI walnut salon suite, comprising a canape, a pair of fauteuils and a pair of side chairs each with a carved cresting rail and Aubusson tapestry upholstery

A French 19th century Louis XV style limed canape, with an arched carved cresting rail, above a padded back and three lose cushions on short cabriole legs. 200 cm wide

A Louis XV rococo style canap with gilt wood framing in chocolate velvet upholstery. Length 186 cm. Provenance: Previously in the collection of Alannah Currie, the lead singer of the British band the Thompson twins

A Louis XV style giltwood canape the shaped back and fitted seat upholstered in floral cloth, the frame with shell and leaf carving, cabriole legs, 164 cm wide

A French Louis XV style carved walnut canape, the carved cresting rail, above a padded back with scrolled arms and a loose cushion, on carved cabriole legs. 103 cm high, 128 cm wide.

A French 19th century Louis XVI style canape. The cresting rail, with carved ribbon decoration, above an oval panel flanked by small panels with out swept arms, curved front on fluted legs with original French Aubusson tapestry. 149 cm wide.

Louis XVI style carved walnut canape, scrolled arms with cane paneled back and seat on cabriole legs, height 92 cm, width 182 cm, depth 65 cm

A French 19th century Louis XV walnut salon suite, comprising canape and three, fauteuils and two side chairs, each with carved cresting rail above an upholstered back with a shaped front and loose cushion on carved cabriole legs.

A Louis XV-style salon suite, comprising a canape and two fauteuils, with shaped frames and floral cresting, overpainted in olive green with gold highlights and upholstered in a beige-toned floral cut velvet, on cabriole legs. Sofa height 102 cm. Length 13

A five piece French Louis XI style salon suite, 3rd quarter 19th century, comprising four fauteuils and a canape, with gilded shaped frames with carved ribbon designs and floral cresting, all upholstered in dusky pink floral brocade and on cabriole legs, l

An antique French mahogany and upholstered canape in the, Louis XV manner, late 19th century, with a crested medallion back and out-swept open arms, on cabriole legs, the frame moulded throughout and with well-carved details. Height 113 cm. Width 142 cm. D

An antique French rosewood and upholstered canape in the Louis XV manner, last quarter 19th century, the back with floral-crested top-rail curving around to closed arms, on cabriole legs, the frame moulded and with carved details throughout, covered in flo

A gilt-wood and Aubusson tapestry canape in the Louis XVI style the tapestry 18th century 102 cm high, 126 cm wide

An antique French mahogany and upholstered canape in the Louis XV manner, late 19th century, the raked back with serpentine top-rail curving around to closed out-swept arms, on cabriole legs, the frame moulded throughout. Height 99 cm. Width 173 cm. Depth

A suite of Louis XVI-style giltwood and upholstered seat furniture, a chair-back canape and a pair of fauteuils, all with medallion backs with laurel wreath crests, the moulded and carved frames with tapering turned and fluted legs, covered in cream satin

A finely carved Empire style canape, Italian, circa 1900, 76 x 123 cm

A suite of Louis XVI-style giltwood and upholstered seat furniture, a canape and a pair of fauteuils, of typical form with medallion backs, moulded and carved frames, and tapering turned and fluted legs, covered in blue and cream fabric. Height 100 cm. Wid

A suite of Louis XVI-style giltwood and upholstered seat furniture, a canape, a pair of fauteuils, and a pair of side chairs, of typical form with medallion backs, moulded and carved frames, and tapering turned and fluted legs, covered in cream and pale go

A Louis XV style carved wood canape, covered in bird pattern cotton, 85 cm high, 220 cm wide, 93 cm deep

A Louis XV style gilt wood drawing room suite, French, circa 1900, comprising canape 94 cm high, 122 cm wide. Pair of fauteuil and four salon chairs

A Louis XV style walnut and upholstered canape, French 19th century, the shaped padded back above carved arms and a padded seat, above a shell and foliate carved front rail, raised on foliate carved cabriole legs, joined by X-shaped stretchers, 185 cm wide

A French caned beech canape, buttoned and covered in leatherette Approx 142 cm long, 80 cm high

A Louis XVI style painted canape nineteenth century the upholstered chaise with down filled cushion and painted cream and blue highlighted show-frame with outswept arms on eight turned and reeded tapering legs. Height 86 cm length 320 cm. Depth 67 cm

Louis XVI style giltwood canape, with back and seat upholstered in grey brocade fabric. Height 108 cm. Width 140 cm. Depth 65 cm

A French Louis XV canape, circa 1890, the foliate carved top rail above cream tufted back and cream upholstered seat, standing on reeded tapering legs. Height 93 cm. Width 160 cm.

A late 19th century Italian painted and upholstered canape, the shaped top rail above a padded back, over scrolled arms, an over stuffed seat with bolster cushions, above a foliate carved front rail and cabriole legs 210 cm wide x 66 cm deep x 115 cm high

A Louis XV style walnut and gilt Highlighted canape, circa 1890, the carved top rail set with a central rococo scroll and scalloped medallions connected to scroll arms, the green and cream floral upholstered silk seat above a floral carved apron and standi

A Victorian rosewood two seater canape, English or French, circa 1860-65, 165 cm wide

A French 19th century Louis XVI style walnut canape, the ornately carved cresting rail above an upholstered back with a loose cushion on fluted tapering legs

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