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Antique Mahogany Vernis Martin Ormolu Wall Cabinet

Attributed to Francois Linke

A late 19th century, French, mahogany and ormolu mounted wall cabinet. The central rectangular vernis martin panelled door enclosing a mahogany shelved interior, flanked by a small pair of curved glazed display cases, above three concealed frieze drawers. The stepped top with pierced gilt metal galleries. Of fine quality this cabinet possesses all the hallmarks of Linke’s craftsmanship. Many of the mouldings can be seen on signed works by this master.

Probably formerly the upper half of a cabinet.

Height 60.5cm

Depth 25.5cm

Width 82cm


Circa 1900