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18th Century French Louis XV Parquetry Marble-Top Commode or Chest


This small-scale 18th century rosewood marquetry Louis XV chest of drawers features its original bronze hardware and a very unusual lavender hued marble top. With serpentine curved sides, three drawers and delicate cabriole legs leading to bronze sabots, this elegant and reserved example of Louis XV design will bring a sophistication that only age can yield.


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  • Place of origin
  • Date of manufacture
    circa 1780
  • Dimensions

    H 32 in. x W 24 in. x D 15 in.

    H 81.28 cm x W 60.96 cm x D 38.1 cm

  • Seller location
    Fayetteville, AR
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