Commodes / Chest

Anton Venoir Interiors Private Collection of 18th Century Louis XV Period, Regence, Ormolu Mounted Kingwood, Gilt Bronze Mounted and Walnut Provincial Commodes and Chests.

An 18th Century Louis XV/XVI Transitional Ormolu – Mounted Mahogany, Rosewood and Kingwood Commode, by Etienne Avril. Circa 1770

The Gris, Saint Anne marble top above two drawers long breakfront shaped drawers with butterfly wing amaranth marquetry,  gilt-bronze mounts, in the form of wreaths, ribbon ties, oak leaves and acorns, on cabriole legs terminating in cast paw sabots, stamped ETIENNE AVRIL

Etienne APRIL was received Maître ébéniste (Master ebeniste ) on November 23, 1774

H: 86
L: 128
D: 59 cm