Neoclassical Flap Cabinet Mahogany - Europe XVIII Century

Late 18th century

Code :  ANMORI0137865

538.00
Neoclassical Flap Cabinet Mahogany - Europe XVIII Century

Late 18th century

Code :  ANMORI0137865

538.00

Neoclassical Flap Cabinet Mahogany - Europe XVIII Century - Late 18th century

Features

Late 18th century

Style:  Neoclassical (1765-1790)

Time:  XVIII Century - from 1701 to 1800

Origin:  Pesaro, Marche, Italia

Main essence:  Mahogany

Description

Flap supported by thin feet, on the front it has three drawers surmounted by an opening flap door concealing a cabinet with drawers and document compartments. In mahogany, inlays with phytomorphic motifs in stucco drawn in ink.

Product Condition:
Product that due to age and wear requires restoration and resumption of polishing.

Dimensions (cm):
Height: 103,5
Width: 107
Depth: 52

Additional Information

Style: Neoclassical (1765-1790)

This historical period includes a properly definable first phase of the Louis XVI style.
Only later, with the maturation of archaeological fashions, a new vision of the civilization of furniture is formulated and codified, now fully ascribable to the Neoclassical style.
In fact, both trends coexist in unison until the last years of the eighteenth century.
In the field of cabinet making, the Direttorio, Retour d'Egypte, Consolare and Impero styles also fall within the neoclassical era.
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Time: XVIII Century - from 1701 to 1800

Main essence: Mahogany

It is one of the most precious and sought-after woods in cabinet making. It was discovered in Central America around 1600 and began to be imported to England in the 1700s. Much appreciated for its hardness and indestructibility, it became widespread following the blocking of walnut exports from France in 1720 and the consequent elimination of English import duties on mahogany from the colonies in America and India. The most valuable version comes from Cuba, but it became very expensive. At the end of the 18th century it began to be used also in France in Louis XVI, Directory and Empire furniture, its diffusion declined starting from when Napoleon, in 1810, forbade its import. It was generally used in the manufacture of elegant furniture, due to its characteristics and beautiful grain.

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