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Serpentine Front Chest
Located in Houston, TX
Serpentine front chest of drawers, hand carved in the 19th century, France. Subtle washed finish. All complete, sturdy in excellent condition. Nice, large scale.
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Antique Mid-19th Century French Rococo Commodes and Chests of Drawers

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Pine

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H 29.5 in. W 46.75 in. D 26 in.
Serpentine Front Chest
Located in Stamford, CT
Three drawer walnut chest with a serpentine front and burl walnut inlay.
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Antique 19th Century Commodes and Chests of Drawers

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Walnut

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H 30 in. W 42 in. D 22 in.
George III Mahogany Serpentine-Fronted Chest of Drawers
Located in Palm Beach, FL
Well-figured George III serpentine-fronted chest of drawers with baize-lined slide
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Antique Late 18th Century Great Britain (UK) George III Dressers

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Mahogany

Antique Georgian Style Serpentine Fronted Chest on Chest
Located in London, GB
A beautiful antique serpentine fronted chest on chest, made in England & dating from around the 1920-1930’s period. It is a great size and offers lots of storage space. The wood h...
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Early 20th Century English Georgian Commodes and Chests of Drawers

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Wood

18th Century Irish George III Period Serpentine-Fronted Chest
Located in Dublin 8, IE
18th century Irish George III period serpentine fronted chest of drawers. This gentleman’s Bachelor’s Chest is so called because it features full toilette drawers beneath a sliding ...
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Antique 1780s Irish George III Commodes and Chests of Drawers

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Mahogany

George III Mahogany Serpentine Fronted Chest of Drawers, circa 1765
By Gillows of Lancaster & London
Located in Northwich, GB
George III mahogany serpentine fronted chest of drawers, circa 1765, comprising four long graduated drawers with cock-beaded edges, the top drawer with a brushing to interior, the dr...
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Antique 1760s British George III Cabinets

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Mahogany

Walnut Serpentine Front Chest of Drawers
Located in Stamford, CT
Walnut serpentine three drawer chest with metal bat's wing escutcheon. The piece also features bun turned feet. Please note of wear consistent with age including finish loss and wood...
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20th Century Commodes and Chests of Drawers

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Walnut

  • Walnut Serpentine Front Chest of Drawers
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  • Walnut Serpentine Front Chest of Drawers
H 34.00 in. W 34.00 in. D 20.50 in.
18th Century Serpentine Front Chest of Drawers
Located in Charleston, SC
18th century low chest of drawers from late Baroque period in richly carved curvaceous serpentine drawer fronts, with handsome bronze hardwares and shaped top and ball feet ... all i...
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Antique 18th Century French Commodes and Chests of Drawers

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Oak, Pine

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H 27.25 in. W 45.75 in. D 20.75 in.
18th Century Serpentine Front Chest of Drawers
Located in Charleston, SC
Handsome 18th century German Baroque chest of drawers with elegantly proportioned detailed drawer fronts, with original hardware’s, tapered feet all in wonderful hand rubbed later pa...
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Antique 18th Century German Baroque Commodes and Chests of Drawers

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Bronze

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H 33 in. W 49.25 in. D 27.25 in.
18th Century Dutch Serpentine Front Chest of Drawers
Located in Charleston, SC
18th century four drawers Dutch chest in richly carved bleached oak with curvaceous serpentine drawer fronts, shaped top, handsome original large iron handles on the side panels and ...
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Antique Mid-18th Century Dutch Commodes and Chests of Drawers

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Bronze, Iron

19th Century Dutch Serpentine Front Chest of Drawers
Located in Charleston, SC
19th century four drawers Dutch chest in richly carved bleached oak with curvaceous serpentine drawer fronts, shaped top and block feet. Here are few examples … surprising pieces a...
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Antique Mid-19th Century Dutch Commodes and Chests of Drawers

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Iron

Art Deco Serpentine Front Chest of Drawers, circa 1930
Located in Paddock Wood Tonbridge, GB
An Art Deco Chest of drawers in serpentine form with excellent quality construction and finished in burr maple and walnut with phenolic handles. The chest is in excellent condition, ...
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Vintage 1930s European Art Deco Commodes and Chests of Drawers

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Maple

Stunning Julian Chichester Chelsea London Serpentine Fronted Chest of Drawers
By Julian Chichester
Located in GB
We are delighted to offer for sale this lovely RRP £2699 Julian Chichester chest of drawers A good looking well made and decorative piece, they have a nice serpentine front, the ...
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20th Century English Modern Commodes and Chests of Drawers

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Oak

Georgian Serpentine Front Commode
Located in Montreal, QC
Beautiful Georgian mahogany serpentine front chest of drawers extensively inlaid with satinwood, sycamore and boxwood. The canted corners decorated with open fretwork. Fitted with fi...
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Antique 19th Century British George III Commodes and Chests of Drawers

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H 32.5 in. W 40 in. D 22 in.
Stunning Serpentine Fronted Ralph Lauren American Hardwood Chest of Drawers
By Ralph Lauren
Located in GB
We are delighted to offer for sale this lovely Ralph Lauren American Mahogany serpentine fronted chest of drawers A good looking and well made piece, the curves to the front reall...
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20th Century American Georgian Commodes and Chests of Drawers

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Hardwood

Larger Serpentine Fronted Ralph Lauren American Hardwood Chest of Drawers
By Ralph Lauren
Located in GB
We are delighted to this lovely Ralph Lauren American mahogany serpentine fronted chest of drawers A good looking and well-made piece, the curves to the front really set it off ni...
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20th Century American Victorian Commodes and Chests of Drawers

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Hardwood

Serpentine-Fronted Mahogany Chest of Drawers
Located in Bradford-on-Avon, Wiltshire
A rare George III mahogany serpentine chest, only 35.5" wide with reeded canted corners, shaped sides and good rich color.
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Antique 1770s English Georgian Commodes and Chests of Drawers

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Mahogany

Walnut Hepplewhite Commode or Chest with Serpentine Front, circa 1790-1810
Located in Providence, RI
This compelling bureau has the advantages of (one) being 37 inches wide—which is on the smaller side and (two) being composed of walnut, which is far less common than mahogany. It is...
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Antique 19th Century American Hepplewhite Commodes and Chests of Drawers

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Serpentine

18th Century Georgian Mahogany serpentine fronted bachelors Chest
Located in Brighton, Sussex
A very good quality late 18th century Georgian Mahogany serpentine fronted bachelors chest. Having a crossbanded top, the top drawer opening to reveal a writing slide, this slides ba...
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Antique 18th Century English Georgian Commodes and Chests of Drawers

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Mahogany

Serpentine Front Rococo Commode
Located in Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Pretty 19th century French painted serpentine front commode with a marble top, 1880. Dimensions 47.5 inches (121 cms) wide 20 inches (51 cms) deep 31.5 inches (80 cms) high. ...
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Antique 19th Century French Rococo Revival Commodes and Chests of Drawers

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Marble

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H 31.5 in. W 47.5 in. D 20 in.
Danish Serpentine Front Commode
Located in Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
18th century Danish serpentine front commode. Splits into two pieces. Original brass handles and escutcheons, 1780. Dimensions 47 inches (119 cms) wide 25 inches (64 cms) deep ...
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Antique 18th Century European Commodes and Chests of Drawers

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Oak

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H 45 in. W 47 in. D 25 in.
Period Baroque Swedish Wood Chest with Serpentine Front, circa 1725
Located in Atlanta, GA
An exquisite 18th century Swedish period baroque chest. This antique baroque three-drawer chest features a serpentine front, curvaceous top, scalloped front and side skirts and elega...
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Antique 18th Century Swedish Baroque Commodes and Chests of Drawers

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Metal

Louis XV Serpentine Front Commode
Located in Kilmarnock, VA
An elegant mid-18th century Louis XV serpentine front three drawer commode with later rose colored granite top. The elaborately inlaid exotic wood is accented with brass inlay betwee...
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Antique Mid-18th Century French Louis XV Commodes and Chests of Drawers

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Wood

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H 36.25 in. W 50.5 in. D 24.5 in.
Fiorini Vintage Italian Serpentine Bombe Chest Bow Front Walnut Commode, Italy
Located in Dayton, OH
"Vintage 1987 Fiorini Furniture bombe chest or commode. Made of walnut featuring ornate French and Italian styling with two petite glove drawers over two drawers supported by cabriol...
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Vintage 1980s French Provincial Commodes and Chests of Drawers

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Walnut

French 1880s Rococo Style Three-Drawer Bedside Chest with Serpentine Front
Located in Atlanta, GA
A French Rococo style painted bedside chest from the late 19th century, with serpentine front and three drawers. Created in France during the last quarter of the 19th century, this p...
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Antique Late 19th Century French Rococo Commodes and Chests of Drawers

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Wood

French Period Rococo Serpentine Front Carved-Wood Chest with Elaborate Hardware
Located in Atlanta, GA
A French period Rococo commode, with subtle scalloped front, from the 18th century. This antique Rococo chest from France has a lightly-scalloped shape along its front, with top carv...
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Antique Early 18th Century French Rococo Commodes and Chests of Drawers

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Wood

French Louis XV Style Serpentine Front Three-Drawer Chest, circa 1780
Located in Atlanta, GA
This French Louis XV style serpentine front three-drawer commode from the late 18th century features a shaped top with rounded edge and canted corners over three hand-cut dovetailed ...
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Antique Late 18th Century French Louis XV Commodes and Chests of Drawers

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Bronze

Antique Rococo-Style Chest of Drawers in Figured Mahogany w/ Serpentine-Front
Located in Miami, FL
An extraordinary rococo-style chest in mahogany with serpentine front in book-matched figured mahogany showcasing the beautiful grain of the wood. Sweden, circa 1850. Features a scal...
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Antique Mid-19th Century Swedish Rococo Revival Commodes and Chests of D...

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Mahogany

Nice Flamed Hardwood Bevan Funnell Serpentine Fronted Tall Boy Chest of Drawers
By Bevan Funnell Ltd.
Located in GB
We are delighted to offer for sale this very nice handmade in England by Bevan Funnell flamed mahogany serpentine fronted tall boy chest of drawers A good looking well made chest,...
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20th Century English Modern Commodes and Chests of Drawers

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Hardwood

19th Century Scandinavian Chest of Drawers with Serpentine Front in Mahogany
Located in Miami, FL
A Fine chest with four drawers in bookmatched, crotch West Indies mahogany with serpentine front and resting on carved slipper feet. Features a serpentine top in quarter-sawn sapele ...
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Antique 1850s Swedish Louis Philippe Commodes and Chests of Drawers

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Mahogany

18th Century Italian Marquetry Top Chest with Two Drawers and Serpentine Front
Located in Atlanta, GA
This Italian 18th century chest features an exquisite top adorned with a diamond pattern veneer, around a central landscape scene in marquetry. The horizontal diamond pattern is repe...
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Antique Late 18th Century Italian Neoclassical Commodes and Chests of Dr...

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Wood

Italian Bleached Pine Late 18th Century Four-Drawer Chest with Serpentine Front
Located in Atlanta, GA
An Italian freshly bleached pine commode from the early 19th century with serpentine front. Born in Italy during the first years of the 19th century, this chest-of-drawers features a...
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Antique Early 19th Century Italian Commodes and Chests of Drawers

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Pine

Large Italian Serpentine Front Rococo Style Commode
Located in Nashville, TN
Fruitwood or a very faded walnut . A classically simple cognac colored Italian commode with serpentine front / sides in late rococo taste. The bottom skirt on all three sides centere...
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Antique 19th Century Italian Rococo Commodes and Chests of Drawers

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Brass

French Side-Chest with Shapely Serpentine Front, from the Turn of 18/19th C
Located in Atlanta, GA
A French raised fruitwood side chest from the turn of the 18th and 19th century. This antique commode from France features a graceful serpentine shaped front and curvy sides, with re...
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Antique Early 19th Century French Commodes and Chests of Drawers

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Fruitwood

19th Century French Serpentine Front Rococo Commode
Located in Round Top, TX
Gorgeous 19th century French Serpentine front Rococo commode green lacquered with Chinese decor details.
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Antique Late 19th Century French Rococo Commodes and Chests of Drawers

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Wood, Oak

18th Century Dutch Serpentine Front Marquetry Commode
Located in Kilmarnock, VA
A large and elegant late 18th century Dutch serpentine front two-door cabinet with extensive marquetry inlay in exotic woods. The two cabinet doors reveal three shelves ideal for lin...
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Antique Late 17th Century Dutch Commodes and Chests of Drawers

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Fruitwood, Tulipwood

Mahogany Serpentine Front Chippendale Bureau, Boston, circa 1750
Located in Providence, RI
This is a most impressive piece, the best of what came out of Boston in the last quarter of the 18th century. It is exceptional in the proportion of the elegant serpentine aristocrat...
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Antique Mid-18th Century American Chippendale Commodes and Chests of Dra...

Italian Rococo Style Serpentine Front Walnut Two-Drawer Commode
Located in Troy, NY
Small Italian (Venice area) Rococo style Serpentine shaped commode, Walnut with thick Radica Veneer and inlay with deep, rich color. Two drawers with ornate, heavy cast brass pulls. ...
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Antique Early 19th Century Italian Rococo Commodes and Chests of Drawers

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Walnut

Art Deco Four-Drawer Bleached Mahogany Serpentine Front Commode
By Empire Furniture
Located in Chicago, IL
Bleached and toned mahogany four-drawer commode by the fine furniture maker, Empire Furniture Company of Rockford, Illinois. Serpentine front is set off by canted front legs and brus...
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Vintage 1930s American Commodes and Chests of Drawers

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Brass

18th Century Italian Four Drawer Serpentine Front Commode
Located in Los Angeles, CA
18th c. Italian 4 Drawer Serpentine Front Commode. The Commode is made of Burlwood with Fruitwood Inlays.
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Antique 18th Century and Earlier Italian Commodes and Chests of Drawers

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Burl, Fruitwood

Petite Italian 1930s Rococo Style Walnut Commode with Serpentine Front
Located in Atlanta, GA
A petite Italian Rococo style walnut commode from the mid-20th century, with butterfly veneer, serpentine accents and cabriole legs. Create in Italy during the midcentury period, thi...
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Mid-20th Century Italian Rococo Commodes and Chests of Drawers

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Walnut

Quite Exceptional Early 20th Century Serpentine Fronted Mahogany Commode
Located in Peterborough, Northamptonshire
A quite exceptional serpentine fronted mahogany commode of the finest quality. With canted corners and sunburst inlays to the top and the drawer fronts. Original cast gilt bronze han...
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Early 20th Century English Commodes and Chests of Drawers

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Mahogany

Italian 1800s Walnut Three-Drawer Serpentine Front Commode with Bronze Hardware
Located in Atlanta, GA
An Italian walnut commode from the early 19th century, with three drawers, serpentine front and bronze hardware. Created in Italy during the early years of the 19th century, this wal...
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Antique Early 19th Century Italian Commodes and Chests of Drawers

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Bronze

Rare Early 18th Century Franco-Flemish Oak Serpentine Fronted Commode
Located in Benington, Herts
An unusual double serpentine fronted oak Franco Flemish commode on claw and bun feet dating to the early 18th Century. Franco - Flemish region, circa 1720. The moulded ...
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Antique 1720s French Commodes and Chests of Drawers

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Oak

French Louis XIV Lacquered Green Double Serpentine Front Brass Handles Dresser
By Maison Jansen, Baker Furniture Company
Located in Houston, TX
French Louis XIV lacquered green double serpentine front brass handles dresser. Circa 1930's, in the style of Baker furniture. Bold stunning look in any room. Fresh restoration.
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Vintage 1930s European Louis XIV Commodes and Chests of Drawers

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Lacquer

French Louis XV Walnut Bombé Commode with Serpentine Front, circa 1760
Located in Atlanta, GA
This French Louis XV walnut bombé four-drawer commode (commode en tombeau) from the mid-18th century features a serpentine front made of two drawers over two larger ones. Each drawer...
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Antique Mid-18th Century French Louis XV Commodes and Chests of Drawers

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Walnut

Italian Rococo 1820s Walnut Commode with Serpentine Front and Single Drawer
Located in Atlanta, GA
An Italian Rococo walnut single drawer commode from the early 19th century, with serpentine front and cabriole legs. Born during the second decade of the buoyant 19th century, this I...
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Antique Early 19th Century Italian Rococo Commodes and Chests of Drawers

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Walnut

Early 19th Century French Fruitwood Serpentine Front Commode with 3 Drawers
Located in Atlanta, GA
Early 19th century French fruitwood serpentine front commode with 3 drawers, paneled sides, and cabriole feet.
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Antique Early 19th Century French Louis XV Commodes and Chests of Drawers

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Fruitwood

18th Century Swedish Oak Commode with Serpentine Front and Inlaid Designs
Located in Atlanta, GA
Unusual 18th century Swedish oak commode with inlaid designs and bronze doré hardware, serpentine front.
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Antique 18th Century Swedish Commodes and Chests of Drawers

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Oak

French Two-Drawer Commode with Serpentine Front from the Early 19th Century
Located in Atlanta, GA
This exquisite French early 19th century commode features a serpentine front made of two drawers. Each drawer is decorated with geometrical motifs surrounding the hardware of bail ha...
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Antique Early 19th Century French Commodes and Chests of Drawers

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Wood

Danish Mid 18th Century Three-Drawer Painted Wood Commode with Serpentine Front
Located in Atlanta, GA
A Danish serpentine front three-drawer painted wood commode from the mid 18th century with pull-out shelf. This three-drawer commode was born in the 1760s in Denmark. Featuring a sha...
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Antique Mid-18th Century Danish Commodes and Chests of Drawers

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Wood

Banded Top Serpentine Front 5 Drawers Petite Commode Bachelor Chest Dresser
By Maitland Smith
Located in Rockaway, NJ
Flame mahogany serpentine from banded top and drawers petit dresser bachelor chest.
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20th Century Unknown Federal Dressers

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Mahogany

1930s Chippendale Serpentine Front Mahogany Chest of Drawers with Pull Out Tray
Located in Germantown, MD
1930s Chippendale Serpentine front mahogany chest of drawers with pull out tray. Measures 30" in width x 17" in Depth x 30" in height. Original hardware in place. Solid vintage con...
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Mid-20th Century American Chippendale Dressers

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Brass

Mahogany Serpentine Front Chest of Drawers
Located in Buckinghamshire, GB
Mahogany serpentine front chest having a reeded front edge with two short and two long drawers with a pull-out brush slide to the top raised on bracket feet.
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Vintage 1910s English Commodes and Chests of Drawers

  • Mahogany Serpentine Front Chest of Drawers
  • Mahogany Serpentine Front Chest of Drawers
  • Mahogany Serpentine Front Chest of Drawers
  • Mahogany Serpentine Front Chest of Drawers
H 29.93 in. W 27.96 in. D 17.92 in.
English Burr Walnut Serpentine Fronted Chest of Drawers
Located in Poling, West Sussex
A very good early Georgian style burr walnut serpentine fronted chest of drawers. Well made in solid walnut with attractive burr walnut veneers. With an arrangement of 4 long , gradu...
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Early 20th Century English George I Commodes and Chests of Drawers

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Walnut, Burl

English Burr Walnut Serpentine Fronted Chest of Drawers
Located in Poling, West Sussex
A delightful burr walnut serpentine fronted chest of drawers in the William and Mary style. Of good construction in solid walnut with attractive burr walnut veneers and of compact pr...
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Early 20th Century English William and Mary Commodes and Chests of Drawers

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Walnut, Burl

George III Period Serpentine-Fronted Chest of Drawers in the Manner of Thomas
By Thomas Chippendale
Located in New York, NY
A very fine quality English George III period serpentine fronted chest of drawers executed in selected faded sabicu wood, the shaped sides being in mahogany, the drawers, top and fee...
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Antique 1770s English George III Commodes and Chests of Drawers

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Wood, Mahogany

English Edwardian Period Inlaid Satinwood Serpentine Fronted Chest of Drawers
Located in Poling, West Sussex
A fine quality Edwardian period inlaid satinwood chest of drawers. Of very good construction in solid satinwood and attractive satinwood veneers onto a mahogany carcas. Of gentle ser...
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Antique Early 1900s English Sheraton Commodes and Chests of Drawers

Materials

Satinwood

18th Century Georgian Inlaid Mahogany Serpentine Fronted Chest of Drawers
Located in Poling, West Sussex
A splendid George III period inlaid mahogany serpentine chest of drawers. Of fine construction in solid mahogany with attractive mahogany veneers and cedar wood drawer linings. With ...
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Antique Late 18th Century English George III Commodes and Chests of Drawers

Materials

Mahogany

A George III Serpentine Front Mahogany Chest
Located in New York, NY
A George III serpentine front mahogany chest of exceptional color with original handles, having a brush slide with two drawers over three on bracket feet.
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Antique 18th Century and Earlier English George III Commodes and Chests ...

Materials

Mahogany

A George III Serpentine Front Mahogany Chest
H 32.5 in. W 33.25 in. D 22 in.
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Serpentine Front Chest For Sale on 1stDibs

With a vast inventory of beautiful furniture at 1stDibs, we’ve got just the serpentine front chest you’re looking for. Each serpentine front chest for sale was constructed with extraordinary care, often using wood, mahogany and walnut. Your living room may not be complete without a serpentine front chest — find older editions for sale from the 18th Century and newer versions made as recently as the 21st Century. When you’re browsing for the right serpentine front chest, those designed in Georgian, Louis XV and Rococo styles are of considerable interest. Many designers have produced at least one well-made serpentine front chest over the years, but those crafted by Bevan Funnell Ltd., Empire Furniture and Hickory White are often thought to be among the most beautiful.

How Much is a Serpentine Front Chest?

Prices for a serpentine front chest can differ depending upon size, time period and other attributes — at 1stDibs, they begin at $540 and can go as high as $72,000, while the average can fetch as much as $6,252.

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