A provincial French ( South- East) red , yellow and polychrome-decorated Lacca Povera commode , open with three long drawers , all decorated overall with polychrome engraved vignettes depicting a variety of scènes ,foliate, floral scrolls , birds , figures and pastoral scènes , chinoiseries on the sides .
The bronze pull handles decorated with confronting sea horses.
Circa 1730 .
The Arte Povera technique was developed in northern Italy and Venice during the 18th century before spreading throughout Europe, particularly in south-eastern France near Piedmont.
Dimensions in inches Wide 48,3/4 Depth 25,1/2 High 34
18 000 €
8 500 €