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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Australian Colonial cedar Grecian sofa, New South Wales, c. 1826-27, the comb-back carved with flowers and acanthus leaves, over-scrolled arms with carved acanthus leaves, ogee moulded front rail and raised on turned feet, with second generation black hors
A five piece bentwood and cane salon setting, circa: 1900, an ebonised setting comprising a three seat canape with a circular and heart shaped back and scrolling arms upon tapering sabre legs with a box stretcher, the four chairs of conforming design, all
A fine seven piece French Louis XVI styled walnut salon suite, 19th century, a canape, two fauteuils, and four additional chairs, all with squared frames with ribbon twist decoration throughout, carved rose and ribbon crests, stuffover seats to slender ree
A late 18th century Italian settee, the cresting rail with panels of acanthus marquetry, out swept arms above a cane seat, on reeded bulbous legs, with red velvet loose cushions, 167 cm long, 63 cm deep
An important exotic hardwood salon suite, Egyptian Revival, early 19th century, comprising of a settee, two armchairs and two side chairs, finely embellished with gilt bronze mounts and gilt bronze sphinx, the settee 95 cm high, 120 cm wide, 65 cm wide
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.
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