Signed 19th century French bronze mounted hardwood music etagere or cabinet in the Asian style, by Gabriel Viardot. Comprised of three open shelves above five vertical lower compartments for storing music. Top and upper sides with carved frieze and central bronze figural dragon and inset bronze relief plaques, carved side panels, and base with carved skirt with inlaid central plaque, all resting on curved and carved French style legs. Signed on the left back leg. 54 1/2" H x 22 1/4" W x 16" D. 19th century. Provenance: Deaccessioned from the Memphis Brooks Museum of Art. CONDITION: Overall good condition with expected general wear.
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