Period Louis XVI Directoire Marble Top French Commode with Ormolu, circa 1800
Maison Jansen became world famous for copying this original antique form of commode. This is a late 1700s early 1800s era Directoire commode. The commode features age cracks that have been restored at one point in the piece’s life and an original top. Look at the back and the dovetailed drawer joinery. This is the real thing. The commode measures 50.5 inches wide x 23 deep x 34 tall. These are extremely hard to find and when they do exists get sold very quickly.