NAPOLEON III BOULLE DISPLAY CABINET BY PRETOT

Description

DESCRIPTION:  This magnificent display cabinet was created by master cabinetmaker, Hyppolite Edmee` Pretot.  Made from ebonized pear wood in beautiful brass marquetry, this cabinet features very rich ornamentation of gilded bronzes with large ingot mold acanthus leaves on top, multiple ingot molds and interlacing brass work, and very large bronzes on the sides, in garland leaf patterns.  Note the multi colored stone accents surrounding the door glass, which is typical of Pretot’s stunning design work.  The interior of this cabinet is mahogany and has one shelf.  The dark gray breccia marble top is from Pietrsanta.  This is truly a piece not to miss!

DIMENSIONS:  H 103cm  W  80cm  D  41cm

DATE:  19thCentury

CONDITION:  fully restored in our workshop in France by our certified Napoleon III restoration team

PRICE:  Upon request plus shipping and taxes

AVAILABILITY:   Immediate shipping from France

SKU:  Nap-1814

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