This handsome 18th century French Louis XV walnut commode or three-drawer chest is taller and wider than most. The marvelous scale, serpentine shaped front with elaborate carving and rounded corners rest atop scroll feet. Made of solid walnut, this chest of drawers has a deep rich patina that adds to the charm and warmth of the piece.
PERIOD: Mid to late 1700’s
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: France
MATERIALS: Carved solid walnut.
HEIGHT: 40.5 in. (103 cm)
WIDTH: 54 in. (137 cm)
DEPTH: 26 in. (66 cm)
CONDITION: Very nice antique condition, commensurate with the mid 1700′s. As with most pieces from this time period, there are previous restorations, marks, nicks, scratches, traces of old woodworm, some losses and age separations. See photos for more details.