Commode by Unknown Artist

A commode, of bombé form and decorated with panels of floral marquetry in coloured woods within cartouches of Rococo scrollwork.

Details

Dimensions:
87 x 122 x 56 cm
Art Fund grant:
£2,000 ( Total: £4,000)
Acquired in:
1957
Vendor:
H Blairman & Sons Ltd

The cartouches are enclosed by panels of marquetry within a border of interlacing strapwork. Gilt brass mounts and handles.

Provenance

Viscount Cobham, Mrs Edsel Ford.

Venue details

V&A (Victoria and Albert Museum) Cromwell Road, London London SW7 2RL 020 7942 2000 www.vam.ac.uk

Entry details

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