Black Rock Galleries

Henry Dasson, Paris, French Ormolu-Mounted Mahogany Vitrine Cabinet Dated 1890

Winning Bid $18,500.00

Location: BRG - Greenwich

Item #: 90256
Categories: Furniture , Cabinetry
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Transport Fee: $100.00

A French ormolu-mounted mahogany vitrine cabinet by Henry Dasson, Paris. The shaped brocatelle d'Espagne marble top above a bowed case set with two glass shelves, the glazed door flanked by two draped female figures supporting columns, an egg and dart gilt trim beneath the marble top, intricately cast garlands of floral and foliate adornments along the upper and lower panels, the cabinet over four tapering legs joined by a three-sided galleried brocatelle d'Espagne marble inset tier, the right side of the frieze moulding signed "HenrUIKeyInputDownArrowy Dasson 1890".
Dimensions: 72 1/4" H, 48" W and 16 1/4" D

Condition: Two splits to marble on lower tier, Repair to the left corner of the marble top. A small piece of molding is missing from the left side of the drawer. All defects have been photoed.