A PALATIAL BELGIAN LOUIS XV STYLE ORMOLU MOUNTED SHOWCASE BY MANOY OF BRUSSELS
The palatial antique Louis XV style gilt bronze mounted vitrine cabinet crafted by Manoy of Brussels epitomizes grandeur and opulence. This substantial vitrine cabinet boasts exquisite marquetry inlays, showcasing an artful combination of various wood veneers to create intricate and captivating designs.
With its four glazed doors, this vitrine offers a spectacular view of the displayed items, making it not only a functional storage piece but also a striking showcase for treasured collectibles or decorative pieces. The extensive gilt bronze mountings adorned with masks and foliate motifs further enhance its ornate appearance, adding a touch of luxurious detailing to the cabinet.
The legs terminating in paw sabots add a regal touch to the piece, elevating it both aesthetically and structurally. Crafted in the Louis XV style, this vitrine embodies the elegance and sophistication characteristic of the period, making it a magnificent focal point that exudes timeless beauty and craftsmanship.
Signed: Manoy 65, Bruxelles
Height 69" (175 cm)
Width 144" (365 cm)
Depth 18.5" (47 cm).