A 19th century Dutch marquetry chest of drawers, four drawers with brass drop handles flanked by canted angles and raised on paw feet.
This is a stunning antique Dutch bombe' serpentine fronted marquetry chest of drawers, late 18th Century in date.
It has been accomplished in walnut with exquisite hand-cut walnut, boxwood and fruitwood floral marquetry typical of the period.
The shaped top features a fabulous bouquet of floral marquetry which highlights the beauty of this piece, and the chest is profusely inlaid with exotic birds, butterflies, acanthus leaves and floral foliage.
It has it's original chased ormolu handles and steel locks, and it stands on it's lion's paw feet.
This exceptional piece represents a fantastic example of 18th century Dutch marquetry cabinetry at its very finest.
In excellent condition having been beautifully restored in our workshops, please see photos for confirmation.
Dimensions in cm:
Height 86 x Width 102 x Depth 58
Dimensions in inches:
Height 2 feet, 10 inches x Width 3 feet, 4 inches x Depth 1 foot, 11 inches
Our reference: 07617