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18th Century French Semainier, Signed “J. Tuart”

$7,450

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A French Louis XV period semainier (7-drawer chest) signed on top front left under stone top by Jean-Baptiste Tuart (maitre 1 Feb. 1741) in hardwood marquetry veneer over oak and other secondary woods, retaining its original grey marble top and gilt bronze escutcheons and sabots. Working locks with original brass key, circa 1760.

Details

  • Dimensions
    Height: 64 in. (162.56 cm)Width: 24 in. (60.96 cm)Depth: 15 in. (38.1 cm)
  • Style
    Louis XV (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    1760
  • Condition
    Repaired: Minor veneer repairs. Wear consistent with age and use. Some loose veneer, some shrinkage due to age.
  • Seller Location
    Doylestown, PA
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU837022267012

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  • Shipping
    Ships From: Rosemont, NJ
  • Return Policy

    This item cannot be returned.

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