26 November 1996
A LOUIS XVI WALNUT COMMODE
Stamped Charles Lefèvre
The moulded rectangular top above two short panelled drawers with raised tablet and roundels to the angles above a long drawer conformingly decorated, the rounded angles above square tapering legs with waisted neck and reeded panelled sides, stamped 'G. LEFAIURE'
44¾ in. (114 cm.) wide; 32¾ in. (83 cm.) high; 18¾ in. (48 cm.) deep
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Very little is known about Charles Lefèvre besides his date of maîtrise of 1738 and his death in 1759. It is possible that his son or his wife continued making furniture and using the stamp.
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