Oak Gothic chest – 17ᵗʰ century – North of France
This chest is an excellent example of the last period of the Gothic style: Flamboyant Gothic. Its special feature is its set of five panels with “blind windows”, reminding you of stained glass windows in cathedrals; they are separated by small carved columns representing pilasters and stand on a thick moulded base.
Dimensions: width – 169 cm; height – 83 cm; depth – 59 cm.
Reference number: ME022