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Louis XV ormoulu-mounted bois satiné and amaranth commode by Claude Lebesgue.  Each of the two beautifully formed bow fronted drawers is veneered with two panels of quartered bois satiné framed in purple-wood; the sides with quarter-veneered panels. The moulded brèche d’Alep marble top is of conforming arc-en-arbalette form. Bronze doré pull handles, escutcheons, chutes, apron mount and sabots.

Stamped: C Lebesgue, JME. Claude Pierre Lebesgue, maître 1750.  

Height (ins.): 34.25 (87 cm)      Length/Width (ins.): 49.5 (125 cm)      Depth (ins.): 23 (58.5 cm)
Origin: France     Period: Louis XV