19th Century French Louis Philippe Carved Blackened Prayer Bench with Fabric
Place this elegant antique prayer chair in your bedroom for daily devotions. Crafted in France, circa 1890, the traditional, fruitwood kneeler sits on turned feet over a simple bombe apron. The chair with a wide and cushioned seat features a tall back decorated with a hand carved cross over foliage, flanked by carved column on the sides. The religious “Prie-Dieu” (French for Praying God) is upholstered with a beige and red geometric pattern fabric, and embellished by decorative nailheads. The walnut prayer bench is in excellent condition with a rich blackened patinated finish. Measures: 19.5″ W x 19″ D x 34.5″ H.
|Dimensions||19.5 × 19 × 34.5 in|
Late 19th Century