French Antique Renaissance Style oak hunting buffet


A very impressive French Antique large 4 doors hunting buffet/Sideboard/ Bookcase/Display Cabinet. This buffet is called a « two bodies buffet » breaking down in 2 parts.The top part opens in front by two glass doors acting either dresser or sideboard or even of credenza where exactly were exposed trophies from hunting and where they could show off the game.The base opens by two drawers and 2 richly carved doors. This buffet is made from solid oak with its original golden patina. This display cabinet is richly carved with detailed scenes on the doors representing game animals. The doors are crafted with hunting birds, partridge suspended, hence the fact that we always see these animals in this direction ; The moldings and carvings projection are rich and fat which is both a sign of quality and seniority. This buffet is of the Renaissance Style or Louis XIII Style and dates from the XIXth century. This was a commissioned buffet which belonged to the same family for years : we can see that with the top crest and the heraldic shield. There are also friezes with geometrical designs. Also magnificent carvings of oak leaves, lilium which are as many signs of royaulty, enhance this truly outstanding buffet. The buffet has the craftsmanship barley twist culumns each side. The buffet stands on bun feet. Decoration of acanthus leaves, foliage, flowers and acorns. This display cabinet offers a lot of possibility : plenty of storage place for your dishes, china, silver or collection smalls. This said « Relais de chasse hunting lodge Buffet » is a finest example of the Renaissance style French furniture. This is an exceptional piece of furniture of the French Renaissance inspiration.

Dimensions : 130,5 cm wide by 62 cm deep and 227/253 cm high.

Price : 2900 €

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