13 September 2007,
Price realised GBP 20,900
GBP 4,000 - GBP 6,000
A LOUIS XV ORMOLU-MOUNTED TULIPWOOD, KINGWOOD AND AMARANTH COMMODE
BY JACQUES DUBOIS, MID-18TH CENTURY
The serpentine-fronted brèche des Pyrenées marble top above two short and two long drawers with pierced foliate handles and escutcheons, the shaped angles headed by scrolling chutes, the quarter-veneered sides conformingly decorated above short splayed feet with foliate sabots, stamped twice 'I.DUBOIS' and 'JME', remounted, the marble repaired
35 in. (89 cm.) high; 44 in. (112 cm.) wide; 22¾ in. (58 cm.) deep.
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Jacques Dubois, maître in 1742.
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