Louis XVI (1754 – 1793) was King of France and Navarre from 1774 until 1791, after which he was subsequently King of the French from 1791 to 1792, before his deposition and execution during the French Revolution. His father, Louis, Dauphin of France, was the son and heir apparent of Louis XV of France. Due to the Dauphin's death in 1765, Louis succeeded his grandfather in 1774.
A mahogany marble topped commode in the Louis XVI manner, circa 1950s with a white shaped marble top having ear form corners above three quarter fluted columns, a pair of cupboards below and raised on slender conical feet, with gilt bronze trims, rosettes
A Louis XVI style walnut, mahogany and bronze ormolu, marble top commode. Late 19th century. The chest has two full size drawers with single action key lock mechanism. The front and sides of the chest, are heavily decorated in applied ormolu bronze, includ
A pair of Louis XVI style Boulle manner ebonised and cut brass inlaid commodes each with a serpentine marble top, above three drawers, the whole inlaid with cut brass panels, brass hoof feet, one drawer missing a loop handle, 60 x 76 x 44 cm
A French walnut Louis XVI style commode, the white marble top above three frieze drawers, below a pair doors with sham drawers fronts flanked pilasters with brass stringing on turned tapering legs. 85 cm high, 107 cm wide, 48 cm deep
A French Louis XVI style mahogany commode, the white marble top above three central drawers flanked by curved sides on square tapering legs terminating in brass caps. 80 cm high, 74 cm wide, 33 cm deep
A French Louis XVI style kingwood commode, with a bow front, a grey marble top, above three satinwood cross banded drawers flanked by brass stringing with a shaped apron on tapering legs. 87 cm high, 97 cm wide, 46 cm deep
A French Louis XVI style bombe commode, the fascias lined with kingwood and satinwood with a design of flowers framed by applied ormolu mounts and with conforming handles along with similar ormolu mounts on the cabriole legs and at the feet, with later mah
A Louis XVI style marble top marquetry bombe commode, the serpentine marble top above two drawers with parquetry inlaid foliate decoration 'San Traverse', gilt bronze mounts and sabots 128 cm wide, 52 cm deep, 89 cm high
A Louis XVI style kingwood and marquetry commode, the rectangular top with chamfered corners set with three long drawers, the first inlaid with ormolu panels, the second and third with marquetry panels sans traverse depicting a central foliate garland pane
A painted Louis XVI style marble topped commode, 20th century, the panelled three drawer commode with marble top and ring handles standing on reeded and tapering legs with floral gilt collars. Height 92 cm. Width 100 cm Depth 50 cm
A French Louis XVI ormolu and brass-mounted mahogany commode, the rectangular white marble top within a pierced three-quarter gallery surround, above two small and two long drawers, the angles with fluted pilasters, on toupie feet. Width 87.5 cm. Depth 50
A rare French 18th century Louis XVI provincial mahogany commode, the shaped breakfront top with canted angles, above a dentil frieze, on three long drawers mounted with ribbon-tied laurel garland escutcheons and profile medallions with rope-twist ring han
A Louis XVI style walnut and marquetry bombe commode, late 19th century, the serpentine top above three drawers with a conforming apron, raised on cabriole legs, the whole finely inlaid with scrolling acanthus and figural panels;. Width 94 cm. Depth 42 cm,
A Louis XVI period provincial walnut commode, the rectangular top above three long drawers with gilt metal handles in the form of rams heads, flanked by stop fluted pilasters, raised on square tapering stop fluted legs, minor restorations. Width 116 cm. De
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