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18th Century Louis XVI Bois de Rose Secretaire Roger Vandercruse Lacroix, 1780s

US$213,877.73
US$267,652.7020% Off

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Precious French Secretaire, Louis XVI era, purple ebony- bois de rose veneer, made by RVLC, Roger Vandercruse dit Lacroix (19 November 1727 - 19 May 1799). We are facing a piece of furniture of incredible beauty and rare workmanship, like all the furniture made by Lacroix, who became a Cabinetmaker from 1755. His furniture is all works of art, it is enough to dwell on the design made with ebony wood, they seem flowers that fill the entire surface and also the bronzes of excellent workmanship that accompany the whole contour. The furniture is signed on the inside of the secretaire, on the left upright. The base rests on 12 columns, which are very elegant but extremely delicate. Who wants a unique piece of furniture has found it. For more information on this illustrious Cabinetmaker (among the most important of the French period), you can consult the book "Le Mobilier Français du XVIII Siècle" by Pierre Kjellberg. (pag. 749-766).

Details

  • Creator
    Roger Vandercruse dit Lacroix (Cabinetmaker)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 56.7 in. (144 cm)Width: 55.12 in. (140 cm)Depth: 14.18 in. (36 cm)
  • Style
    Louis XVI (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
    1780-1789
  • Date of Manufacture
    1780
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. maximum opening of the abatant is 87 cm.
  • Seller Location
    Roma, IT
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU3907316253021

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    Estimated Customs Duties & Taxes to the Continental US: $0.
    Ships From: Roma, Italy
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 14 days of delivery.

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