Commode london. He was commended to louis xiv of france the sun king by jean baptiste colbert 29 august 1619 6. Andre charles boulle 11 november 1642 29 february 1732 le joailler du meuble the furniture jeweller is the most famous french cabinetmaker and the preeminent artist in the field of marquetry also known as inlay. It is possible for many people with chronic medical conditions and mobility concerns to remain comfortably and safely in their own homes. Marcus aurelius commodus antoninus the son of the emperor marcus aurelius and his wife cousin faustina was born in lanuvium in 161 ad.
Courtesy of the trustees of the wallace collection london. Breviter et commode dictum. Facete et commode dicere ambiguous a short pointed witticism. In the english speaking world commode passed into cabinet makers parlance in london by the mid eighteenth century to describe chests of drawers with gracefully curved fronts and sometimes with shaped sides as well perceived as being in the french taste.
Ambiguous to indulge in apt witticisms. In the wallace collection london. Virtual catalog of roman coins. The harrington commode a chest of drawers thought to be crafted by thomas chippendale has set a world record for a piece of english furniture.
An online encyclopedia of roman emperors. The main aim of this website is to provide easy access to up to date infomation on improving pressure care preventing pressure ulcers and and the importance of risk assessment plus information on the waterlow scale and how to use it effectively. Commodus was named caesar at the age of 5 and co augustus at the age of 17 spending most of his early life accompanying his father on. Thomas chippendale employed the term french commode tables to describe designs in the cabinet maker and upholsterers director 1753.
A year after the austrian government agreed to return about 40 million worth of art and objects that the nazis confiscated from the austrian branch of the rothschild family members of the 256. Home health care products allow individuals who have difficulty getting around or who are under a doctors care for a health problem live life to the fullest. Commode from the bedchamber of louis xv at versailles with marble top ormolu mounts and marquetry of different coloured woods by jacques caffieri c. Dans le magasin maison cdiscount bien sur.