Rare Louis XVI Chinoiserie Bookcase/Armoire by ‘L. Bontemps’

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A rare, exceptional quality, Louis XVI-style French kingwood, three-door, breakfront bookcase with highly skilled marquetry, chinoiserie lacquer panels, and finely-detailed gilt bronze mounts. Fully adjustable shelves in all three sections.

Signed by maker: L. Bontemps.

Made in Paris, circa late 1800s.



67″ W x 18″ D x 83″ T