Pair of dressers

wood, inlaid with enamel, bronze, marble
Dimensions: height – 110 cm, width-46 cm, length – 103 cm
Western Europe, 19th century

Antique furniture in all times was considered an important subject of any luxury interior, whether it was the Royal Palace, the house of a rich merchant or a senior official. Antique furniture can give any room a rich and unique look. Such are the qualities of a pair of drawers, richly inlaid with enamel. Inlay furniture – an ancient technique. In Ancient Egypt, wooden furniture inlaid with gold, ivory, mother-of-pearl. Inlaid antique furniture with tortoiseshell and ivory described in the first century BC by Pliny the Elder. Inlaid furniture, traditional Arabic, Persian, Hispano-Moresque art.