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Louis XIV « Sully » armchair

Louis XIV « Sully » armchair

N° 0131

Traditional steel sprung and horsehair stuffed high backed armchair in oak. Decorative arm rests with acanthus leave motif. Sculpted legs and stretcher.

Dimensions : Height : 49 inchWidth : 20 inchDepth : 24 inch
Height : 124 cmWidth : 60 cmDepth : 42 cm

Focus on history - The Montgolfier brothers chair

16 January 2019

Focus on history - The Montgolfier brothers chair

On the 21st November 1783, Pilates de Roziers and the Marquis of Arlande voyaged from the "Chateau de la Muette" on the West side of Paris to the "Butte aux Cailles" on the South side. The 9km trip, performed in a Montgolfier brothers hot air balloon, marked the realisation of one of mankinds oldest dreams, to fly like a bird. The importance of the event for the population of France was tremendous...