|LOUIS XVI D521|
Magnificently detailed South German Louis XVI marquetry chest. Walnut, maple and ebonized woods on pine. Geometric panels with fillets, corner plates, parquetry, leaf tips and ribbon twist. Penworks. Umbrella motif with burned maple. Original locks and brasses. Circa 1800. Southwest Germany.
Reference: fgs.11,15 W. Eller "Moebel des Klassizismus, Louis XVI u. Empire" (Furniture of Classicism, Louis XVI and Empire) Munich, 2002.