Mid 18thc walnut Louis XIII style chest of drawers with 3 drawers, in Jean Palardy's book on page 295, said that this style of chest of drawers would have begun after 1750 in Canada. It is the ancestor of the crossbow chest of drawers. The forged hardware is original. This chest of drawers was featured on the cover of The Canadian Antique & Vintage magazine in March 2019.


Model: Dresser

Style: Quebecois

Origin: Private collection 

Period: Mid 18th century

Nails: Forged 

Paint: Yes

Height: 33 in / 83.82 cm

Width: 36 in / 91.44 cm

Depth: 20.75 in / 52.705 cm


A mid 18th C Louis XIII style French Canadian commode / chest of drawers, Quebec

  • Please contact Dealer for more information


    Phone:  450-898-1558

    E-mail:  chestercollectionneur@gmail.com

    Website: www.chestercollectionneurantiquites.com

  • Description

    Commode Louis XIII

    Commode en noyer très ancienne à 3 tiroirs, dans le livre de Jean Palardy à la page 295, ont dit que ce style de commode aurait débuté après 1750 au Canada.

    Elle est l'ancêtre de la commode arbalète.La quincaillerie forgée est d'origine.