Cabinet or piece of furniture with two architectural shaped bodies in moulded and sculpted walnut and inlaid with sea-green marble. The recessed upper body opens with two series of three drawers between which stands a curved door in the upper part, itself in the centre of two double twisted columns. The latter house niches decorated with statuettes of musicians and hide a succession of four drawers one above the other. The lower part opens with three drawers surmounting three doors, the whole also animated with fluted columns and allegorical figurines in relief. The broken pediment features a sea-green marble cabochon in a medallion between feminine terms and two antique women resting on a scrolling console on either side.
Ile de France, XIXth century composed of elements from the XVIIth century, in the spirit of the Fontainebleau School
H: 220 - W: 107 - D: 49.5 cm
Provenance: Loire Valley Castle
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