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Late 19th Century French Louis XVI Style Tulipwood Breakfront Commode Of Superb Patina


£2,400 | $3,008 USD | €2,764 EUR
Item Number: SA847440
Date of manufacture: 1880
Current Status: For sale
Seller: LVS Decorative Arts
This antique has been viewed 39 times in the past month with the most views from Singapore.


A late 19th century French Louis XVI style tulipwood breakfront commode of superb patina (colour).
The commode consists of original black fossil marble top of breakfront shape with moulded edge which is in good condition for age, minor chips to edge.
This leads down to three long shaped drawers consisting of tulipwood veneered panels with ebony stringing, the top drawer having inlaid ebony and sycamore design, all with original gilt brass laurel wreath handles, gilt brass escutcheons with central gilt brass mount below.
The commode consists of shaped corners with inlaid ebony and sycamore design, the side panels with inlaid ebony and sycamore design to the top with tulipwood veneered panel below with ebony stringing supported on outswept legs, with gilt brass sabots to the front legs.
This piece is in very good condition for age with some old repairs, is of stable construction and can go straight into a home.
Please note: the bronze shown is for photographic purposes only and is not included in this price.
Height: 34.25'' / 87cm
Width: 50'' / 127cm
Depth: 20.5'' / 52cm
LVS Decorative Arts is a family run business specialising in an eclectic mix of fine quality and decorative antiques from around the world.
Being members of LAPADA, the largest association for professional art and antiques dealers in the UK, we are committed in upholding the highest of standards.
All furniture is professionally restored to the highest of standards, using traditional methods by cabinet makers and polishers with a wealth of experience keeping the item in as original condition as possible and conserving original patina (colour) and materials whenever possible - we feel that quality restoration is paramount to the longevity of the piece.
Worldwide shipping available, please contact us for a free quote to include professional packing and fully insured services
Please note: viewing is 'By Appointment' only - please contact Liza a few days in advance to arrange
Payments are accepted by bank transfer or cheque
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Please contact Liza either by email or telephone 07703306451
Please bear in mind: antique items for sale may have some wear and marks commensurate with their age which adds to the character of the piece.
Thank you and we hope you find our stock interesting.
Internal Ref: LVS1182


This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 1880.


Height = 87 cm (34.3")
Width = 127 cm (50.0")
Depth = 52 cm (20.5")

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