TWO BODY CABINET in walnut of slender proportions with a strongly recessed upper body opening to four doors and a drawer in the belt. Upper body: leaves decorated with symmetrical arrangements of acanthus leaf scrolls, leather scrolls, flowering branches around an oval cartouche; uprights with caryatids with bare bust and sheathed body. Lower body: leaves with oval medallion on a cut-out and wrapped leather cartouche with animal heads, fleurons and acanthus leaves; jambs with sheathed caryatids.
Burgundy, circa 1580
Height: 203 cm - Width: 101,5 cm - Depth: 49 cm
(some restorations including the lower cornice, lock missing)
Provenance: Former Martin Le Roy collection, Paris.
Bibliography: G. Migeon, Catalogue raisonné de la collection Martin Le Roy, fascicule III, Paris, 1907, plate XXIX (fig.).
Location of the item France - 75116 Paris