Lot 420

Baroque cabinet
Height: 42 cm.
Width: 54 cm.
Depth: 35 cm.
France, 17th century.

Rectangular corpus with sawn and engraved gilded corner solutions. Frontal hinged panel, outside and inside with ebonised wood and engraved and blackened ivory inlays. Inside with central central door and ten surrounding drawers with ivory vine inlays and cast and gilded lion head mouldings. The central door with figural inlay incrustation, as well as the outside of the writing tablet. The central door cannot be opened. A key for the writing tablet exists, this with representation of Neptune, a dragon and several Nereids together with harbour architecture. (1240132) (13)

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