Lot 152: AN ITALIAN PARCEL GILT CONSOLE TABLE, NAPLES CIRCA 1790 |
January 19, 2017
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: the trapezoidal top above conforming foliate carved frieze centred with a patera, on square tapering fluted legs headed by smaller rosettes
This elegantly carved console table is in reasonable original condition, with marks, scratches and chips consistent with age and use, most notably to the legs, the marble top with overall marks and scratches.
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Dimensions: 89cm. high, 132cm. wide, 64.5cm. deep; 2ft. 11in., 4ft. 4in., 2ft. 1¼in.
Literature: Related literature:
G. Morazzoni, Il Mobile Neoclassico Italiano, Milan, 1955, figs. CCXXII-CCXXVI