These antique chests of drawers retains their original silvered bronze hardware, escutcheon and shaped rouge maroon marble tops. Their slight bombé shapes hold two deep drawers resting on tall splayed legs, with silvered bronze sabots.
Louis XV-XVI Transitional
PLACE OF ORIGIN
France | Europe
Jacques Bircklé (French, 1734-1803) | Active: Paris, France. Birckle was designated a Master furniture maker in 1764 and worked for the Crown in the final years of the Old Regime. Notable commissions include furniture for the chateau of Marie Antoinette at Saint-Cloud.
Paper label: Bercy Domicile
Louis XVI (1774-92) | Late 18th century
(2) Width 33.5 Depth 16.5 Height 33 inches