Wimbledon-Furniture is delighted to offer for sale this stunning and exceptionally rare Serpentine fronted 19. Century walnut chest of drawers commode with marble after Thomas Chippendale.
A very good looking well made and decorative chest. The front is serpentine and heavily curved, the top solid marble which has been cut to follow the contours of the drawers. The handles are bronze and depict winged cherub puttis in the middle with cameos either side.
The legs are extremely ornate, very much after designs by the great Thomas Chippendale. These drawers are basically the finest quality I have ever seen.The top drawer has a removable baize lined compartment divider, it can be used for cutlery in a dining setting or perhaps small items of clothing in a bedroom setting. In terms of the condition there is nothing negative to note, it looks simply amazing from any angle. There are two keys present and included. Please note all measurements are taken at the widest point, if you would like any additional or specific measurements please ask. This item is available for collection from our Wimbledon warehouses SW19-3BE, we can have it delivered nationwide to include Scotland Wales and Ireland. Wimbledon-Furniture is a privately owned family ran business out of Wimbledon SW19, we have four large storage warehouses, if you have any questions my number is under the business sellers information, please feel free to call or text. Please view the very detailed pictures as they form part of the description around condition.
Please note vintage period and original items such as leather seating will always have natural patina in the form of cracking creasing and wear, we recommend regular waxing to ensure no moisture is lost, also hand dyed leather is not recommended to sit in direct sunlight for prolonged periods of time as it will dry out and fade. COURIER (LARGE ITEMS ONLY THAT CANT BE POSTED).
Whoever delivers will always require help on the larger items to unload, the price you will be quoted will always be based on this assumption, if this is not possible please let us know as it will affect the price to send a two man team. The item "RARE 19TH CENTURY WALNUT MARBLE TOP CHEST OF DRAWERS COMMODE THOMAS CHIPPENDALE" is in sale since Sunday, May 31, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Antique Furniture\Chests of Drawers\20th Century".
The seller is "wimbledon-furniture-01" and is located in London Wimbledon. This item can be shipped worldwide.