Cabinet, Pierre Gole (attributed to), c. 1655 - c. 1660

Cabinet, Pierre Gole (attributed to), c. 1655 - c. 1660

wood (plant material), h 128.5cm × w 84.5cm × d 35.0cm. More details

Gole, originally from Bergen in what is now the province of Noord-Holland, established himself in Paris around 1643, where he soon made a name for himself. Already in 1651 he was appointed court cabinetmaker by King Louis XIV. This cabinet is decorated with floral marquetry, an ornamental technique that was probably invented and disseminated by Gole. The small lock plates were originally made of gilt bronze; the little ivory shields were applied later.

On display in room 2.23

Collections with this work

Planten in het museum

Sanne Horn

June 25 2017 - 76 works 0 0

Toegepaste Kunst

Kaj Haverkamp

December 14 2016 - 7 works 0 0

Interieurs: 16e-17e eeuw

Arnout Lems

4 days ago - 52 works 0 0

Make your own creations with this work