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    A LOUIS XV AMARANTH, TULIPWOOD, MAHOGANY AND GILT BRONZE COMMODE WITH MARBLE TOP, Paris, France, circa 1775
    Stamped to the top: M. CARLIN
    34-1/2 x 38-1/2 x 21 inches (87.6 x 97.8 x 53.3 cm)

    The commode with a molded, rectangular gris marble top, over a frieze with mounted ovolu border continuing to the sides, with rosette mounts to the corners, zig-zag tulipwood parquetry to the drawers, canted corners and sides, gilt bronze acanthus wreath-form handles to the corners of both drawers, acorn and foliate mount to the skirt, raised on four cabriole legs terminating in gilt bronze scrolling foliate feet.


    Condition Report*: Restoration to the joints; original hardware, but lacking key, chipping of the marble to the far edge; wear commensurate with age.
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    Auction Dates
    June, 2015
    19th-21st Friday-Sunday
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