Description

    A Napoleon III-Style Gilt Bronze Mounted Ebonized Wood and Boulle Marquetry Cabinet with Marble Top, late 19th century
    44 h x 36 w x 16-1/2 d inches (111.8 x 91.4 x 41.9 cm)

    PROPERTY FROM A DALLAS GENTLEMAN COLLECTOR

    The cabinet having rectangular black marble top with rounded projecting corners, upper apron with inlaid brass frieze mounted on simulated shell panel, gilt bronze caryatid mounts to shoulders, door with oval gilt-bronze framed cartouche housing scrolling brass inlay and simulated shell, inlaid spandrels to corners, adjustable three-shelf interior, case sides with gilt bronze satyr figureheads, lower molded plinth with gilt bronze trim and rosettes to front block feet.


    Condition Report*:

    Shelves to interior are of newer vintage, age-related crack to interior door, light scuffing to case, some age-related cracking to door exterior, some lifting and minor restorations to brass inlay, back feet appear to be missing trim to bottom causing case to rest at a slight backward lean, presenting well.

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    Auction Dates
    September, 2016
    17th-18th Saturday-Sunday
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