French Carved Oak Prie Dieu, c. 1870, the needlepoint upholstered armrest over a storage compartment, on rope twist supports flanking a well executed pierced cross and leaf back on turned legs in original religious themed needlepoint, H.- 34 1/2 in., W.- 19 in., D.- 20 1/2 in.
Condition consistent with age and use. Scattered losses are seen on the upholstery, especially at the back edge and left corner of the bottom cushion. The left hinge of the drawer in the armrest is loose. Scattered holes from wood beetle exposure are noted intermittently throughout. Light scratches, dents, and scuffs are observed throughout. A classic piece.
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