An unusual late 19th century French, Louis XV style, walnut veneered and  gilt metal mounted vitrine with 5 glass panels
Lot 628
An unusual late 19th century French, Louis XV style, walnut veneered and gilt metal mounted vitrine with 5 glass panels
Sold for £6,000 (US$ 10,084) inc. premium
Lot Details
An unusual late 19th century French, Louis XV style, walnut veneered and gilt metal mounted vitrine with 5 glass panels
Decorated in relief with floral and foliate chains, the shell surmount above a bombe form cornice, with a central serpentine-fronted glazed door below, enclosing two glass shelves, flanked on each side by two shaped glass panels, interspersed by a buttress-like stile with a finial in the form of a caryatid bust, the base with 5 Vernis Martin style panels, on chamfered splayed legs, terminating in sabots, approximately 140cm wide x 36cm deep x 195cm high, (55" wide x 14" deep x 76.5" high) (with key (2))
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  1. Frances Robinson
    Specialist - Furniture
    Bonhams
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    Banbury Road
    Oxford, OX5 1JH
    United Kingdom
    Work +44 1865 853 662