Dumas Paul Alexandre (date ?) cabinetmaker who worked with Louis Majorelle
Rare mahogany dining room furniture, curved on three sides, the upper part making a showcase opening on two adaptable glass shelves. The central part supporting the showcase by two arched uprights on the front and by two others on the back furnished decorated with a mirror, resting on a pink breccia marble. The open lower part, forming a recess also has detached arched uprights, carrying a part opening by a flap, completed by a drawer.
The set is sculpted with a wall decoration on the uprights and crosspieces, pull handles, lock entries and gilt bronze keys with the same decor.
Bibliography : Alastair Duncan, The Paris Salons 1895-1914, Antique Collectors’ Club, Woodbridge, 1996, p.-172 for a similar model.
13 500 €