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French 18th Century Figured Walnut Armoire


This stately French armoire is constructed with solid French walnut found in Turkey and neighboring region of the Asia Minor. The armoire has varying colors with burled walnut offering a unique and opulent pattern of thick and carved woods. This case piece is from the region of Bressane north of Lyon. A top cornice or crown molding rests above two long doors raised with curvi-linear panels of figured walnut with a long drawer below. The armoire rests on carved escargot feet and a beautifully carved apron.


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    18th Century
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    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions

    H 36 in. x W 52 in. x D 24 in.

    H 91.44 cm x W 132.08 cm x D 60.96 cm

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