A rare 18th century Italian Louis XV arbalette bombé commode featuring harlequin palisander marquetry bordered by satinwood stringing and rosewood crossbanding, an unusual lifted skirt, the original hardware and Carrara marble top, three drawers, bronze doré mounts, and cabriole legs terminating in pierced and decorated sabots.
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Wear consistent with age and use
35.13 in. H x 41.75 in. W x 21 in. D
89 cm H x 106 cm W x 53 cm D
San Francisco, CA
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