pair of late c19th french marquetry inlaid and ormolu mounted tablesenchiffonniere

Pair of late C19th French marquetry inlaid and ormolu mounted ‘tables-en-chiffonniere’.



Item Ref

ML 231


Pair of late C19th French marquetry inlaid and ormolu mounted ‘tables-en-chiffonniere’ .
Pair of Louis XVI period revival oval tables in the manner of the C18th celebrated master ebeniste Charles Topino. Inlaid with complex marquetry panels and designs with walnut, kingwood, rosewood , ebony and satinwood.
Of free-standing form with decorative pierced brass-galleried edge tops. One table fitted a single drawer with cupboard below enclosing a single leather-lined shelf ,simulated as drawer fronts , the other table fitted 3 drawers, each table with kidney-shaped marquetry inlaid under-tiers fitted with brass galleries. Cast ormolu escutcheons and sabots . Supplied with original key .
In excellent condition with original surface and a mellow colour and patina.
Superb quality pair of decorative and practical tables which could be utilised in a multitude of settings.
H 31”
W 20”
D 14”
France c.1890
Established in the Cathedral City of Worcester for over 40 years ,M.Lees&Sons , run by Michael Lees ,have been dealing with public and trade from show-rooms in an early Georgian town-house. We aim to provide a straight-forward approach to our business and build lasting relationships with our customers. As members of the 'London and Provincial Antique Dealers Association' , we provide full descriptive details , date ,authenticity and any available provenance ,with full disclosure of any restoration or repair which may have taken place .
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Past projects have included advising clients on forming and disposing of collections , furnishing period properties , hotel and commercial projects , also a shoot-room and lodge .
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Internal Ref: ML 231


Height = 77 cm (31")
Width = 50 cm (20")
Depth = 35 cm (14")

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