A FRENCH ORMOLU MOUNTED COROMANDEL LACQUER, KINGWOOD AND PARQUETRY CABINET
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A FRENCH ORMOLU MOUNTED COROMANDEL LACQUER, KINGWOOD AND PARQUETRY CABINET

BY FRANCOIS LINKE, LATE 19TH CENTURY

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A FRENCH ORMOLU MOUNTED COROMANDEL LACQUER, KINGWOOD AND PARQUETRY CABINET
By Francois Linke, late 19th century
The shaped and moulded breche d'Alep marble top above a frieze centred by roundels and floral swags, below the painted lacquer cupboard decorated with two exotic birds and flowers, the lower section with a pair of tambour doors, on tapering legs with toupie feet, signed Linke on the ormolu mount
95 cm (37 1/4 in.) wide; 134 cm (52 3/4 in.) high; 44 cm (17 1/4 in.) deep
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Francois Linke was born in Austria in 1855 and died in Paris in 1946. Regarded the premier French cabinetmaker of the late 19th and early 20th centries, his work displays tremendous attention to detail and style
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