Lot 138

FULL PLAYING BERGERY in wood and golden stucco decorated with friezes of water leaves. The scrolled armrests rest on detached columns. The rounded belt is decorated with rosette dice. It rests on twisted baluster feet. Stamped J.B FROMAGEAU Louis XVI
Period H : 97 - L : 65,5 - D : 55 cm
Blue silk trim Reinforcements
Jean-Baptiste FROMAGEAU is a Parisian carpenter and cabinetmaker. He became a master in Paris on 5 November 1755 and initially lived in rue Traversière before establishing his workshops in rue du Faubourg Saint-Antoine. He worked for a rich clientele for whom he supplied luxury cabinet making and delivered seats of more modest manufacture: desks, sideboards, secretaries, libraries, numerous chests of drawers...