A large giltwood French armchair or fauteuil c. 1860-1880 in excellent overall condition, except for minor flaking of the gilt. It can be called a throne chair because of it size. Structurally sound and all original except for the red silk brocade upholstery. Fine example of very high style. No work is needed and it is ready to be placed in a home. Measures 48.25"high and 28.5"wide at the seat.