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A gilt-bronze-mounted red and gilt vernis martin sécretaire à abattant stamped Delorme

Louis XV, mid 18th century

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A gilt-bronze-mounted red and gilt vernis martin sécretaire à abattant stamped Delorme

Louis XV, mid 18th century

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A gilt-bronze-mounted red and gilt vernis martin sécretaire à abattant stamped Delorme

Louis XV, mid 18th century

with a brèche d'alep marble top
117cm. high, 79cm. wide, 46cm. deep; 3ft. 10in., 2ft. 7in., 1ft. 6in.
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Catalogue Note

Adrien Delorme's date of birth is unknown but it is recorded that he was received Master in 1748 and was active until 1783. He came from a family of ébénistes and was the eldest son of François Faizelot-Delorme (1691-1768), who was based in the rue Tiquetonne and specialised in the production of furniture in Chinese lacquer or imitation lacquer namely vernis Martin.

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