An absolutely stunning antique French Empire Commode Chest. Dating from circa 1890 this is a serious statement piece of furniture. Hand carved curved Noisette Fleury marble which is a historic Italian marble extracted from quarries located in Tuscany. It is a very precious marble used for high-level projects. The slabs of Noisette Fleury are characterized by the background color that varies from taupe gray to rust, crossed by some gray-white or orange veins. Exquisite detail to ormolu swag handle escutcheons, dove tailed joints, carved feet and deep mellow patina to the overall look of this wonderful chest. Will suit a multitude of settings. Bathroom, bedroom, living room, kitchen of commercial setting this piece would not look out of place.
Height 82cm Width 116cm Depth 50cm
As a genuine antique/vintage item there is wear and use commensurate with age. Some wooden products may have signs of historic woodworm. As a precaution we apply a clear triple action woodworm treatment that also kills wet rot, dry rot and woodworm. Please look at all the images carefully and ask any questions pre purchase as we do not unfortunately offer refunds due to the size and shipping costs of our antiques/items. All our items are available on line at Search & Rescued and other online stores.