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A Fine Louis XVI Style Marquetry Commode with a Marble Top

FRANCE, Circa 1890

REF No. B70333

The bronzes stamped to the reverse ‘MK’.

dimensions

Height :93 cm | 36⁵/₈ in
Width :142 cm | 67⁷/₈ in
Depth :57 cm | 34¹/₂ in

description

A Fine Louis XVI Style Gilt-Bronze Mounted Marquetry Commode with a Marble Top.

This fine commode has a shaped breccia marble top above three frieze drawers with fine gilt-bronze rosette mounts. Below are two drawers with trellis inlay centred by a fine sans traverse unified marquetry panel, depicting a basket issuing flowers. The uprights are inlaid with fruitwood stringing and fine acanthus cast gilt-bronze clasps. It is raised on splayed legs terminating in paw feet.

A Fine Louis XVI Style Marquetry Commode with a Marble Top







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