French Louis XV Cherrywood Bonnetiere Armoire, 18th Century

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An outstanding 18th century armoire from the Vendee region in France, this one-door Bonnetiere is made of cherrywood with all original hardware, escutcheons, hinges and lock. The armoire rests on ball and claw feet and has carvings with naive floral motifs on the scalloped apron and on the pediment. Inside depth: 19.50".

Details

  • Of the Period
    Louis XV
  • Place of Origin
    France
  • Date of Manufacture
    Late 1700s
  • Period
    Late 18th Century
  • Materials and Techniques
    Iron
    Cherry
  • Condition
    Good. Good antique condition. Age appropriate wood discoloration. One small crack at top right of door and on left side panel. One shelf is new (made of plywood). A new hanging rod has been installed inside. Door stayed closed when locked..
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Dimensions
    83 in. H x 51 in. W x 24.75 in. D
    211 cm H x 130 cm W x 63 cm D
  • Dealer Location
    Austin, TX
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    U1210138690764
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Located in Austin, TX

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