Italian Four Lyre Splat Back Cherry Bench

AGE: 18th century
DIMENSIONS: 61" w x 19" d x 34" h
MATERIALS: Cherry wood
CONDITION: There are a few old restorations to the splats, mainly visible on back (see photo); the middle legs were added at some point; it is very solid & sturdy.


Elegant Italian cherry wood bench or settee with four lyre-shaped open work splats. The cherry wood has a warm, luminous patina. The rectangular outline of this piece and straight legs give it a simple clean look that can work in a variety of interiors. The foam-padded seat has been newly covered with a neutral cream chevron-patterned fabric.