Pair of LOUIS XV commodes by Jean Popsel

Pair of LOUIS XV commodes by Jean Popsel

84 x 63.5 x 37 cm (33 ¹/₈ x 25 x 14 ⁵/₈ inches)
amaranth rosewood bronze
18th century
 

Signed: "J.POPSEL" & "JME"

DESCRIPTION +

Pair of Louis XV period small chests of drawers by Jean Popsel. 
Stamped on the two chests of drawers by Jean Popsel born in 1720, received Master on July 5, 1755. 
The chests of drawers forming a pair called "sauteuse" are curved on all sides and open with two drawers in the front inlaid with flowers on a Rosewood background, framed with Amaranth. The curved sides are also inlaid with flowers on a Rosewood background, framed with Amaranth. The front legs are decorated with falls, stylized baguettes and wrap-around hooves. They are decorated with Flanders marble tops, molded on their fields with a corbin beak. 
Dimensions : H : 84 cm ; W : 63,5 cm ; D : 37 cm.

Jean Popsel