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    Sale 2090

    European Furniture, Sculpture, Works Of Art, Tapestries And Carpets

    22 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 241

    A MATCHED PAIR OF NORTH ITALIAN CREAM AND PARCEL-GILT PAINTED LACCA POVERA CENTER TABLES

    VENICE, 19TH/20TH CENTURY REUSING EARLIER ENGRAVINGS

    Price Realised  

    A MATCHED PAIR OF NORTH ITALIAN CREAM AND PARCEL-GILT PAINTED LACCA POVERA CENTER TABLES
    VENICE, 19TH/20TH CENTURY REUSING EARLIER ENGRAVINGS
    Each with a cartouche-form top, one with a central landscape scene of a shepherd, peasants and outbuildings in a central cartouche surrounded by strapwork side cartouches with African figures, Classical vignettes and birds, the frieze with conforming applied decoration raised on cabriole legs ending in hoof feet, restorations and redecorations, the top of one resupported
    27½ in. (70 cm.) high, 46 in. (117 cm.) wide, 33½ in. (85 cm.) deep (2)


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    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that lot 25 is being sold with a reserve. Earlier condition reports erroneously dated one top late 18th century but both are 19th/20th Century reusing earlier engravings as stated in the catalogue.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF MARÍA FÉLIX
    (LOT 241)