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French 18th Century Louis XV Style Fruitwood Cabinet a Deux Corps


Extraordinary French 18th century Louis XV style fruitwood cabinet a deux corps. The upper section recessed and with a molded overhanging cornice above a simple paneled frieze and twin decoratively paneled cupboard doors enclosing shelving covered in wallpaper. The base with conforming twin doors; a deep valences apron and raised on short cabriole legs; with paneled stiles and paneled sides. All hinges are hand forged; two keys. Over the years there has been restorations done and the cornice has been partly replaced. Please refer to the photos. Beautiful and impressive piece with a great patina. Dimensions: Total height 87 in - upper section height 50.5 in - base height 36.5 in upper section depth 16.5 in - base depth 24.5 in width 60 in.


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    Good. Very good condition. Please refer to photos and text for details..
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses. Minor structural damages.
  • Dimensions

    H 87 in. x W 60 in. x D 24.5 in.

    H 220.98 cm x W 152.4 cm x D 62.23 cm

  • Seller location
    Westport, CT
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