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French, Late 18th Century, Fruitwood, Marquetry Armoire from Lorraine

French, Late 18th Century, Fruitwood, Marquetry Armoire from Lorraine
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Description: An exceptional and rare French, late 18th century, fruitwood armoire from Lorraine with marquetry flower vases and ivory inlay between two areas with cube marquetry. At the base are two drawers above an apron equally inlaid with torches and quivers surrounded with ribbons. Beautiful brass hinges and pulls accent the piece.

This armoire represents some of the high quality work executed in the Lorraine province during the last quarter of the 18th century.

Provenance
Lorraine Region, Strasbourg
Private Collection, Strasbourg, France
Private Collection, Paris, France
Mary Helen McCoy Fine Antiques, Charleston, South Carolina

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Stock Nr: 1263
Origin: Lorraine Region, France
Circa: Late 18th Century

Height: 89.75 ins.
Width: 63.75 ins.
Depth: 23.5 ins.
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