"Napoleon III Buffet In Boulle Marquetry"Napoleon III period sideboard with curved and domed support height in Boulle marquetry on a red tortoiseshell background. The facade opens with a large door adorned with an oval medallion animated by a Berain decoration punctuated by butterflies and birds forming part of an important motif composed of foliage scrolls. Rich ornamentation of chiseled and gilded bronzes such as: bust of a woman surmounting garlands of flowers and fruits, spandrels with floral motifs, gadrooned moldings, acanthus leaves, oves, quarte-leaves and female masks adorning the sides. White marble top - Height: 103 cm - Width. 109 cm - Prof. 43 cm. Note some gaps and a slit on the door.