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Louis XV Cherrywood Bonnetiere Armoire <p>An outstanding cherrywood Louis XV bonnetiere armoire, from the Vendee region of France circa 18th century. Gorgeous, warm cherrywood construction featuring a single large door that opens to a generous space with two non-adjustable shelves and a hanging rod at the top. One drawer spans the armoire's width at the bottom. Beautiful molding throughout, canted and fluted corners, paneled sides and a scalloped apron with relief carved native floral decoration which is echoed at the pediment. Elaborate hardware original to the piece, with large, pierced escutcheons and handle decorations, as well as a long, baluster style hinge. The armoire rests on ball and claw feet. Side to side width: &nbsp;44-3/4". Inside depth: 19.50".</p>

Louis XV Cherrywood Bonnetiere Armoire

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reference: 12087
circa: 18th century
origin: Vendee Region

height: 83"
width: 51"
depth: 24.75"

An outstanding cherrywood Louis XV bonnetiere armoire, from the Vendee region of France circa 18th century. Gorgeous, warm cherrywood construction featuring a single large door that opens to a generous space with two non-adjustable shelves and a hanging rod at the top. One drawer spans the armoire's width at the bottom. Beautiful molding throughout, canted and fluted corners, paneled sides and a scalloped apron with relief carved native floral decoration which is echoed at the pediment. Elaborate hardware original to the piece, with large, pierced escutcheons and handle decorations, as well as a long, baluster style hinge. The armoire rests on ball and claw feet. Side to side width:  44-3/4". Inside depth: 19.50".

Condition: Good antique condition. Age appropriate wear and discoloration om wood and metal. A new hanging rod has been installed inside. 2 non-adjustable shelves, one is new.

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