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French Louis XV Marqutry Display Sideboard

Ref#C-1467 | Description

A elegant French Louis XV style gilt-ormolu-mounted foliate marquetry inlaid display Sideboard,

The scalloped shaped eared moulded marble top rests on the central part of four doors, the central two doors are sans traverse veneered background and fine exotic foliate marquetry pattern which is surrounding a central marquetry flower bouquet encircled with a ribbon-tied ormolu medallion, the central pattern is surrounded with an ormolu trim, ormolu filet and cornered with four gilt ormolu shells with foliate scrolls, to each side a finely chiseled ormolu chutes of acanthus and swaging foliate laurel wreath,

Flanking the central doors are two S shaped veneer and marquetry display doors with floral ormolu keyhole escutcheons and ormolu strips, open to reveal a glass shelf and mirrored interior,

The fine piece is raised on four cabriole legs, the two front legs adorned with very handsome foliate chutes and acanthus sabots; the scalloped shaped apron is ornamented with pierced foliate mounts and ormolu filet to the contour.


148 x 54 x 98 cm

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