Antique pair of chest of drawers

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Antique pair of chest of drawers
  • Antique pair of chest of drawers
  • Antique pair of chest of drawers
  • Antique pair of chest of drawers

Pair Spanish 18th Century marquetry commodes

Date: 2017-03-28 08:13:36

Circa: 1790

Period: Sheraton Furniture

Height: 40.5" (103cm)

Width: 47.5" (120.5cm)

Depth: 25" (63.5cm)

A magnificent pair of late 18th Century Continental walnut and marquetry serpentine fronted commodes; the top inlaid to the centre with musical trophies (the other commode with military trophies) set within an oval laurel wreath border surrounded by sprays of flowers and a parquetry banding, crossbanded in snake wood and with a goncalo alves crossgrain moulding; below is a secretaire drawer and three graduated drawers each of which are inlaid with floral swags and retain their original ring pull handles; raised on the original bracket feet. Beautifully inlaid to the ends of each commode with a basket of flowers suspended within a laurel oval from a ribbon swag and with a spray of laurel leaves below. Possibly Mallorcan.

Material: walnut

Category: Chests & Commodes

Ref: BA127