French 19th Century Louis XV St. Charmwood, Tulipwood And Ormolu Side Table Or Writing Desk
Item # 8776
An elegant French 19th century Louis XV st. charmwood, tulipwood and ormolu side table or writing desk. The table is raised by beautiful cabriole legs with fine wrap around pierced ormolu sabots with a foliate design. A beaded ormolu chute extends up each leg to the scalloped shaped frieze with one central drawer. The drawer is decorated with exceptional floral marquetry and framed within richly chased scrolled foliate ormolu fillets and flanked by striking pierced foliate ormolu mounts at each corner. Each side is decorated in the same manner. Above is the wonderfully executed charming floral marquetry top framed within an elegant pierced ormolu gallery.