Swedish Rococo Period Black Serpentine Commode with Gilded Hardware and Date

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An exceptional 18th century Swedish commode from the Rococo period in old black paint with original locks and gilded brass hardware, dated on the back 1757. This commode has a serpentine front and shaped apron to the front and sides, and is raised on cabriole legs. The Swedes refined the Rococo style to a lean elegance as captured in this beautiful commode.
Details
Of the Period
Rococo
Place of Origin
Sweden
Date of Manufacture
1757
Period
18th Century
Materials and Techniques
Gilt   Brass
Hand-Carved   Wood
Hand-Crafted
Hand-Painted
Condition
Excellent
Dimensions
32.25 in. H x 42.5 in. W x 24.44 in. D
82 cm H x 108 cm W x 62 cm D
Dealer Location
Wichita, KS
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
LU97955666233
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1stdibs seller since 2013
Located in Wichita, KS

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