This precious table cabinet opens with a lid revealing ten drawers richly decorated with ivory and ebony marquetry depicting foliage and scrolls, each drawer has an ivory pull button. The interior of the lid receives a similar decor of ivory foliage on ebony background in the geometric frames. The exterior of the cabinet is in ebony veneer, rosewood and ivory nets forming a geometric decoration consisting of rectangles and squares. Central drawes has a secret compartment accessible from its back.
17th century, Milan, Italy.
Very good condition, later lock.
Dimensions: h. 33 cm, l. 48 cm, p. 28 cm
This type of cabinet was originally intended for collectors and was intended for curiosity cabinets (Kunstkammer and Wonderkammer).
The authenticity certificate will be provided to customer.
Packing and shipping with DHL for free to France and Europe
3 000 €
Price : on request