Painted French Louis XV Style Vitrine Display Cabinet
Stunning antique French mahogany vitrine, in the Louis XV manner, circa 1880 in date, with exquisite hand-painted decoration and exquisite ormolu mounts. The top has serpentine glass sides with a central bow glazed door and two glass shelves. The lower door has a beautiful hand-painted panel, the painting depicting a courting couple, and it opens to reveal a capacious cupboard. The front, side and upper panels have stunning paintings of countryside scenes. It is raised on elegant outswept ormolu-mounted legs and the interior lining is original pink velvet in good condition, but a little faded.
Dimensions: 69.5"H at the top of the crown, 63"H at the sides, 32"W at the back, 14"D Interior, overall depth 17"