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A pair of Italian 18th century Louis XV st. Italian chests

List: $79,000.00

A very elegant and high quality pair of Italian 18th century Louis XV period walnut and kingwood chests from Naples. Each chest is raised by fine tapered legs with lovely fitted wrapped brass sabots. Above the arbalest shaped frieze are... — Read More

  • Item # 4613
  • H: 37.5 in L: 54.5 in D: 26.5 in

    H: 95 cm L: 138 cm D: 67 cm

  • Italy
  • 18th Century
  • Kingwood, Walnut
  • Louis XV st. Read More
  • (Louis XV st.) - Also known as Louis Quinze or Rocaille, this style followed the traditions of French décor, until it took on a life and look of its own with decorations and motifs becoming more exuberant. The style was heavily influenced by the mistress of Louis XV, Madame de Pompadour, and marked the beginning of the Rococo movement. In his old age, from 1750 – 1774, Louis XV showed more signs of constraint in his design style and this period showed more signs of French Neoclassicism.
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A pair of Italian 18th century Louis XV st. Italian chests