~ Beautiful Boulle Marquetry Cabinet (Patterns Cut In Multiple Layers Of Turtle Shell, Brass, Pewter & Horn) ~ Century) Louis XIV’s Cabinet Maker André Charles Boulle
The marquetry technique perfected by master Ebeniste Andre-Charles Boulle in the 17th century inspired the most gifted cabinetmakers of his time to embrace this remarkable craft so much so that the process now bears his name. This incredible Louis XIV cabinet, or bibliotheque , was created by the distinguished Ebeniste Nicolas Sageot and is one of only a handful known to be marked with his stamp. Sageot and Boulle were the two greatest Ebenistes of the 17th century.
1642 - André-Charles Boulle marquetry master the style of Louis XIV (d. André-Charles Boulle (Paris, France, November 1642 - Paris, France, February designed and produced furniture for the court of Louis XIV.
Najeonchilgi is a traditional Korean mother-of-pearl marquetry. This cabinet, masterpiece of Korean artist Sohn Dae-Hyun uses the technique of ott-chil lacquer. Its pattern is inspired by peonies, a symbol of wealth and prosperity in Korean culture.
Shop for Century Furniture Sloan Cabinet, MN2130, and other Living Room Cabinets Welcome to Monarch Fine Furniture for Century. This amazing collection of English reproductions features a variety of old world techniques including fine marquetry, eglomise, and gesso.