MAGNIFICENT NAPOLEON III 2 DOOR CABINET

Description

DESCRIPTION:  This magnificent and very important Napoleon III two-door cabinet with silver medallions is signed by the “boss of bronzes” of the 19th century, Ferdinand Barbedienne.  This stunning example came out of a European chateau, and has been carefully restored to perfection.  A truly one of a kind piece, it is heavily encrusted with brass spandrels, ingot molds and beautifully carved brass molds.  The central silver medallions, encircled in ornate brass, each have a different scene, displaying nymphs at play.  There is a Carrara marble top to this pieces, with interior mahogany finishing.

DIMENSIONS:  Width 120 cm x Depth 40 cm x Height 107 cm

DATE:  Circa 1860

GENERAL CONDITION:  excellent

PRICE: available upon request

AVAILABILITY:  currently in our Vancouver showroom

SKU:  Nap-2020