Cabinet-maker & Bronze-caster
A French Ormolu-mounted
« Wedgwood » and Mahogany Bedroom Set
Comprising a bed, a wardrobe and a pair of side-tables.
The bed with a rectangular-shaped head-board, surmounted by two floral gilt-bronze patera, flanked to each top angle by an oval Wedgwood style porcelain plaque depicting Classical figures within a ribbon-tied floral garland. The foot-board surmounted by two flaming urns, centred by a circular Wedgwood style porcelain plaque with Classical figures and putti by a fountain. Raised on four tapering feet, joined by two rectangular stretchers.
Height : 145 cm (57 in.) ; Length : 215 cm (85 in.) ; Width : 178 cm (70 in.)
The pair of side-tables, each with an octogonal-shaped tilt-top bevelled mirror plate, enriched with an oval Wedgwood style porcelain medallion within a ribbon-tied floral rim. The shaped « Brèche Violette » marble top above two rectangular cupboard doors, fitted with one adjustable shelf, mounted with floral gilt-bronze mounts. Raised on four tapering fluted legs, joined by a lower shelf stretcher, with pierced three-quarter gallery.
Height : 135 cm (53 in.) ; Width : 53 cm (21 in.) ; Depth : 34 cm (13 in.)
The armoire en suite, fitted with two doors and a centering one framing a large bevelled mirror.
Height : 246 cm (97 in.) ; Width : 230 cm (90 in.) ; Depth : 53,5 cm (21 in.)