Description & Technical information

Paris, Louis XVI period

Carcase: oak
Veneers: kingwood, rosewood, satinwood, maple, box, partially stained
Mounts: bronze, cast, chased and gilded (ormolu)
Lining: brown morocco leather, stamped gold ornamentation

This piece of furniture is a typical example of Parisian cabinetmaking of the époque Louis Seize and in its linear construction is in full accord with the Neoclassical stylistic canon.

Date:  1780
Period:  1750-1850
Origin:  France, Paris
Medium: Oak, Kingwood, Rosewood, Bronze, Brown morocco leather
Signature: Stamped "P·DENIZOT" (multiple times)

Dimensions: 93 x 43.5 x 38 cm (36⁵/₈ x 17¹/₈ x 15 inches)
Categories: Furniture