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18th Century Chest of Drawers Stamped BOUDIN with Amaranth Veneer and Red Marble

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18th century chest of drawers Stamped BOUDIN with amaranth veneer and red marble Delicate little curved chest of drawers with red marble top from Flanders. Stamped Léonard BOUDIN, received master in 1761, collaborator of Pierre MIGEON. Stamp of the cabinetmaker master and the stamp of the corporation, the Jurande des Maitres ébénistes (JME) are visible under the marble. Furniture of the 18th Century, Louis XV style and period. Dimensions (Height/Width/Depth): 85 x 55 x 42 cm. Artist exhibited in France at the Louvre Museum, the Carnavalet Museum, the Museum of Decorative Arts in Lyon but also at the Château de Versailles and the Château de Champs-sur-Marne; and internationally at the Museum of Art in Cleveland (USA).     Shape : Small curved chest of drawers on four arched legs.     Openings : 2 drawers (key provided)     Ornamentation : Chutes, sabots, handles, lampshades and locks in gilt bronze in Rocaille style. Original key. Marble : Molded red marble top from Flanders. Marquetry : Precious wood marquetry, amaranth veneer and violet wood inlaid with leaves. >> BOUDIN Leonard (1761) Born in 1735, Léonard BOUDIN began his career modestly as a simple worker in the Faubourg Saint Antoine alongside the famous cabinetmaker Pierre MIGEON. The latter asked him to make furniture with flowery marquetry and lacquered furniture, of Chinese inspiration, in the taste of the time. Given the success of these first orders, Léonard BOUDIN passed his master's degree. In 1761, he was awarded the title of Master Cabinetmaker and set up his workshop on rue Traversière in Paris, where the finesse and perfection of his marquetry work was recognized. Famous merchants ordered furniture from him, such as Louis Moreau or Gérard Péridiez. Faced with the influx of orders, he opened a store on rue de Fromenteau in 1772, where he also sold bronzes and porcelain. In 1777 he moved to the cloister of Saint Germain l'Auxerrois.  He was then one of the main dealers in Paris and his furniture in the Louis XV, Transition and Louis XVI styles are recognizable by their excellent workmanship, their veneers and their characteristic marquetry. Today, we still speak of marquetry "à la manière Boudin". This is characterized by large rosettes with singular curling effects, or loops located at the 4 corners of the panels or at the top of the legs of the furniture. Its stamp is the proof of the high quality of a piece of furniture.

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