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This superb cabinet in cherry wood is of French Louis XV style and dates from circa 1750.It has been transformed into a display cabinet by hollowing out the doors, probably at the end of the 19th century.It has travelled more than 12,000km and crossed more than two centuries to find its new mansion in the Emirates.
Style: Louis XV
Louis XV, known as the "Beloved" reigned over the kingdom of France from 1715 to 1774, he was the only king of France to be born and die at the Palace of Versailles.
The Louis XV style is characterized by its elegance and lightness. It is recognizable by the grace of the curved legs of the furniture with "pied de biche"(deer foot).
The wood is natural, gilded or painted. The "rococo" style ornamentation is inspired by nature and exoticism.