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French 19th Century Louis XVI Style Mahogany and Ormolu Mounted Two-Door Vitrine

$84,950

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A very fine French 19th century Louis XVI Style mahogany and ormolu mounted two-door vitrine, after a model by Adam Weisweiler (French, 1744-1820) with two-doors below a finely chased and reticulated gilt bronze frieze with figures of goats, scrolling grape vines, and a Bacchanalian mask flanked by cornucopia. The D-shape ends of curved glass raised on bronze mounted tapering square legs joined with a shelf and paneled back, Paris, circa 1890. Measures: Height 85 inches (216 cm) Width 56 inches (142.3 cm) Depth 19 inches (48.3 cm) Note: One original working key. Ref.: A1561

Details

  • Similar to
    Adam Weisweiler (Cabinetmaker)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 85 in. (215.9 cm)Width: 56 in. (142.24 cm)Depth: 19 in. (48.26 cm)
  • Style
    Louis XVI (In the Style Of)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1890
  • Condition
    Refinished. Wear consistent with age and use. Minor fading. A truly stunning vitrine in very good condition. All gilding is original, with its original hand-blown glass panels. Very finely chased gilt-bronze mounts, probably by one of the renown Parisian Ébéniste of the period. Red fabric is original and worn.
  • Seller Location
    Los Angeles, CA
  • Reference Number
    Seller: Ref.: A15611stDibs: LU1796212404821

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    Ships From: Los Angeles, CA
  • Return Policy

    This item cannot be returned.

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