Antique French Napoleon III Marble Commode Chest of Drawers France, circa 1890
A stunning antique Napoleon III marble topped mahogany commode chest of drawers, circa 1890, this chest dates to the late 19th century from the French Parisian Napoleon III period, the elegant white marble top over two drawers and three long drawers with brass escutcheons, the body of the chest with fine inlaid marquetry work all-over, all raised on shaped turned feet, ideal for the lounge, hallway, bathroom or bedroom, a sublime statement piece in every way.
Offered in good antique condition with age related wear, the marble top is in tact with no cracks or repairs, all drawers open and close smoothly, no odours or smells, no evidence of past or present woodworm, comes with three non working keys with tassels, wonderful patina.
Mahogany and marquetry inlay
Brass key escutcheons
Working lever locks and tassels
Hand dovetailed drawer construction
Lovely rich color and grain configuration
Excellent original condition
Width 52.75” inches / 134cm
Height 33” inches / 84cm
Depth 24” inches / 60cm.