Rare Napolean III oval hat box - tapestry & red velvet 28¼"

SKU: 17073


This exquisite, large oval hat / clothes box dates from the Napoleon III period. It is evocative of the work of renowned French interior designer Madeleine Castaing. Made from timber with colorful velvet and cross stitch upholstery.

Madeleine Castaing revolutionized the world of decoration, creating the style Castaing which is now a reference. Friends and clients included Jean Cocteau (decorating his house in Milly-la-Forêt), Marc Chagall, René Iché, Picasso, and more.

Losses and wear consistent with age and use - refer to photographs.    

Approx. overall 22" high x 28¼" wide x 19" deep
Approx. overall 56cm high x 72cm wide x 48cm deep

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All items are sent via air express with tracking information. Goods typically arrive at your delivery address within ten days.

To ensure safe delivery, small items are professionally packaged in industrial grade cartons with molded padding and cushioning. Large items are packaged in custom built timber cases with internal support and protection.

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