Walnut wedding gift wardrobe – 18ᵗʰ century – Lyon region – [ME013]

On the upper crosspiece, beneath the cornice, an inset contains a stunning coat of arms representing the family who commissioned this unique piece.
The front of the wardrobe is richly decorated with seashells and leaves.
The doors are enhanced by Bérain-style decorations. Bérain was a famous 18ᵗʰ century decorative artist who created many highly popular designs for furniture as well as pottery and objects made of gold.