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Marquetry Cabinet
(original design 2011)

Material: Mahogany (primary); poplar (secondary); various marquetry  veneers

Dimensions: 66" h x 55" w x 23" d.
Description:  Custom-built multi-purpose three-drawer high-boy cabinet.  Interior has five additional drawers and a hidden compartment reminiscent of classic furniture built in the 16th and 17th centuries. The original design has decorative floral marquetry on the legs and across the drawer fronts (interior and exterior) as well as across the pediment. The marquetry on the doors and two side panels are unique floral arrangements inspired by the 18th and 19th century prints of Pierre-Joseph Redouté.
Side view and details

Panel marquetry