French 19th Century Louis XVI Marquetry Vitrine

2308-34624 (Click to Inquire About This Item)

67.5H x 29W x 15.5D

Location: Baton Rouge


Parisian artisans who created this exceptional display case ~ called a vitrine in France ~ hand crafted the marquetry to carefully orient the grain patterns and emphasize the casework with satinwood inlay. The vitrine features elaborate and stunning jewelry-quality bronze ormolu mounts of cherubs on the shoulders above, and a stunning fruit basket on the panel below. Mounts on the legs combine with the flourish on the apron for additional visual appeal of the highest order. Display your collection with elegant pride!
Circa 1890s.
Measures 67.5H x 29W x 15.5D.