North Country neo-classic Serving Cabinet
A very fine quality North Country neo-classic Serving Cabinet; Optagflugel; the two doors below two frieze drawers, a hinged top opening to reveal a fold-down set of shelves & fold over platforms supported by side lopers. The two lower doors open to a single shelf; the whole standing on tapered shaped feet below canted classical corners depicting Corinthian columns. The entire cabinet decorated with the finest marquetry in kingwood, harewood, sycamore, mahogany & satinwood all in the neo-classical taste.
Netherlands, circa 1780.
Height: 98.5 cm Width: 118 cm Depth: 57 cm
Provenance: Admiral James O’Brien, 3rd Marquis of Thormond, Dromoland Castle, County Clare (Sir Lucius O’Obrien, Bt.)