Mid 18th Century Louis Xv Bombe Shaped Chestnut Provincial Commode

GBP 5,350.00

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Object Description

A Rare 18th Century Louis XV period bombe shaped chestnut provincial commode.

French Circa 1750

Of an unusual curvaceous waisted form having a shaped front (often referred to as arc-en-arbal├Ęte, meaning in English shape of the crossbow) of three solid chestnut graduated drawers each with carved moulded recessed panels, central brass escutcheons and 18th century handles which are period replacements using the same holes. The sides being panelled are united by a shaped apron raised on carved hoof feet.

Object Condition

Of wonderful colour and patination this extremely elegant and rare formed commode will work in most decorative and traditional settings.

Object Details

Dealer Opening Times

By appointment only.

Dealer Contact

+44 (0)1438 869 819

Dealer Location

Benington, Hertfordshire, UK

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