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LOUIS XV PERIOD ORMOLU MOUNTED BOMBÉ ROSEWOOD MARQUETRY COMMODE

By Guillaume Schwingkens with original “Flandres à bec de corbin” marble from Flanders over five drawers in three rows. Finely incised gilt bronze handles, escutchens and mounts, stamped ‘ . France circa 1750

Guillaume Schwingkens's maîtrise is not recorded, but he was established in the Faubourg-Saint-Antoine
before moving to the rue de Charenton around 1745. He died in 1760. There is a marquetry commode by Schwingken in the Louvre Museum Paris.

HEIGHT: 33¾" (86 cm)
WIDTH: 50½" (128 cm)
DEPTH: 24" (61 cm)

£22,000

schwingkens commode
corner bronze side
gilt bronze handle
view of schwingkens
stamp on carcass

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