18th-Century Dutch Ormolu-Mounted Commode, in the manner of Matthijs Horrix
A Dutch ormolu-mounted tulip or kingwood bombe commode, in the manner of Matthijs Horrix. A rectangular moulded bleu turquin marble top with three graduated drawers. The drawers quarter-veneered on the diagonal. With Rococco handles and pierced rockwork escutcheons, the lowest drawer centred by a pierced rockwork apron mount. Between keeled angles. The serpentine sides with quartered panels. All mounts original. The top once cracked now beautifully repaired. Circa 1760.