Commode

French
Louis XV


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. 33 1/8"; L. 49"; W. 22 5/8"

Accession Number

65.2515

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Case furniture and boxes

Stamp of Chateau de Choisy. Black lacquer, two drawer, bombe form. Drawers paneled as one by four foliated scroll handles bordered by running foliated bronze dore, terminating either side of large pierced escutcheon on lower drawer. Side panels are paneled by bronze dore. The painting decor is chinioserie with figures, lake scene and some floral decor in subdued bronze tones. Angular legs end in foliated sabots. Marble top (=b?).

Credit Line

Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection