SOLD - Italian Walnut and Mahogany Two-Drawer Commode with Marquetry, circa 1900

SOLD - An Italian walnut and mahogany commode from circa 1900 with two drawers, marquetry, cross-banding and tapered legs. Delve into the world of Italian elegance with this circa 1900 Italian commode, a masterpiece of craftsmanship and design. This exquisite piece is a showcase of the finesse and intricacy that defines antique Italian furniture, making it a captivating addition to any home. The commode features two spacious drawers, offering practical storage solutions while maintaining a sleek and refined appearance. The true highlight of this piece is the intricate marquetry work adorning the top, sides, and center of the drawers. This marquetry is a delicate composition of foliage elegantly displayed within medallions, exuding a sense of grace and sophistication. The exceptional use of walnut, mahogany, and light-colored woods, possibly ash or yew, creates a stunning visual contrast and highlights the skillful artistry involved. Supported by tapered legs, the commode combines robust construction with an air of delicate charm. The cross-banding adds a final touch of elegance, framing the marquetry and enhancing the overall design. In a modern home, this Italian commode can serve as a statement piece in a living room, dining area, or bedroom. Its blend of functionality and aesthetic appeal makes it perfect for storing essentials or showcasing decorative items. The commode's historical charm and exquisite craftsmanship make it a unique and treasured addition to any interior, offering a glimpse into the rich heritage of Italian furniture design.
Place of Origin: Italy
Period: 20th Century
Dimensions: 44.9"W x 21.25"D x 34.25"H
Inventory Number: YY244
Price: $7,950