Elegantes Louis-XV-Tischchen, sog. „table á chiffonière“, Frankreich, ca. 1760


A Louis XV gilt-bronze mounted kingwood and amaranth marquetry centre table, a so called 'table chiffonière', with a marquetry shaped top above three serpentine drawers, with a shaped apron and canted corners, on slender cabriole legs with gilt-bronze sabots. The sides and back similarly veneered to the top. A related item with an added flower marquetry and stamped Nicolas Petit (1732-1791, maitre 1761) was auctioned at Christies this year. Comparative Literature: The Collection of Carroll Petrie & European Decorative Arts from the Birmingham Museum of Art, Alabama, including the Eugenia Woodward Hitt Collection, 31 March 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza Pierre Kjellberg, Le Mobilier Français Du XVIIIe Siècle, Paris, 2008, p. 690-698


OF THE PERIOD: France/Louis XV, ca. 1760
MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES: Marquetry wood, gilt bronze
CONDITION: Excellent. Condition report and expertise available on request.
HEIGHT:
73 cm (28.74 in.)
WIDTH: 46 cm (18.11 in. )
DEPTH: 36 cm (14.17 in. )
Price Upon Request

– Verkauft / Sold –