Italian Lacquered Commodino

  

Italian lacquered commodino. This Italian 18th-century commode is in a most desirable small size, measuring 33″ high, 25″ wide, and 17.5″ deep. Most striking is the black lacquer finish with gilt moldings and gilt bronze ormolu mounts on a serpentine shaped case below a colorful Breche marble top. The marble is repolished or later, and with some pitting. The bold cabriole legs terminate in hoof feet with layered gilt. normal shrinkage and wear.

Ex estate of  Oleg Cassini, long-time fashion designer to the stars and  Jacqueline Kennedy. Click here to read more about Oleg Cassini.