'BAHUT MARINE': A HIGHLY IMPORTANT FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED KINGWOOD, SATINE, MAHOGANY AND MARQUETRY CABINET
'BAHUT MARINE': A HIGHLY IMPORTANT FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED KINGWOOD, SATINE, MAHOGANY AND MARQUETRY CABINET | BY FRANÇOIS LINKE, INDEX NUMBER 560, THE MOUNTS DESIGNED BY LÉON MESSAGÉ, PARIS, 1899-1904 | early 20th Century, cabinet | Christie's
A Fine and Rare Italian Venetian 19th Century Giltwood Carved "Vernis Martin" Style Decorated Credenza Vitrine Cabinet with a marble top. The upper single door vitrine with a bombé front glass door and curved sides, crowned with a floral shell and a single upholstered wooden shelf. The lower two-door cabinet fitted with a Giallo Siena marble top above a center open compartment flanked by two curved doors. Each door panel decorated with romantic courting scenes, the side panels decorated with the same maidens by themselves. The center opened compartment and the back-splash panel lined with a worn burgundy velvet, all raised on four rocaille cabriolet legs. All gilt is original. Circa: Venice, 1860-70.
A Very Fine Italian 19th Century Gildwood Carved "Vernis Martin" Style Decorated Credenza Vitrine with a Yellow Marble Top, all original gilding. Circa: Venice, 1860-70
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ANTIQUE FRENCH LOUIS XV STYLE MAHOGANY BED. DORE BRONZE MOUNTS. FIGURES OF CHERUBS ON THE TOP AT THE ENDS AND AT THE BOTTOM ON THE ENDS. FLORAL SWAGS AND SCROLLED BRONZE MOUNTS ON THE HEADBOARD & FOOT BOARD. BRONZE LEAF DESIGN FEET. 54" W X 75" D. (INSIDE)