Réf : 75296
open bookcase called bibus stamped j.f. dubut
Small open bookcase called bibus mahogany with a drawer belt. The gray veined white marble top is girded on three sides with a bronze openwork gallery. It rests on four small arched feet with golden bronze hooves.
Jean-François Dubut was at the same time cabinetmaker and merchant street of Faubourg Saint-Antoine "near the grid of the foundling children". He died in 1778 and his goods were sold at a public sale held on May 11 of the same year. The wording of his sale gives a good vision of his production: "libraries, secretaries in cabinet united and with cylinder, tables with the duchess, empty-pockets, oval [...]