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    Sale 2782

    LIECHTENSTEIN: Property from the Collection of the Princely House of Liechtenstein.

    1 April 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 210

    A NORTH ITALIAN BONE-INLAID OLIVEWOOD, WALNUT, EBONIZED AND FRUITWOOD MARQUETRY COMMODE

    LATE 17TH CENTURY, LOMBARDY OR VENETO

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    A NORTH ITALIAN BONE-INLAID OLIVEWOOD, WALNUT, EBONIZED AND FRUITWOOD MARQUETRY COMMODE
    LATE 17TH CENTURY, LOMBARDY OR VENETO
    Banded and crossbanded overall and inlaid with birds, flower sprays and putti, the moulded inverse breakfronted top above three long drawers, on bun feet, with paper label inscribed Schloss Feldsberg Obj.-Nr. Inv.-Nr. 140 and with paper labels numbered 3270 and 161 and with brass plaque stamped 140
    99 cm. high x 145 cm. wide x 70 cm. deep


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    A comparable commode sold at Phillips, London, 8 October 1996, lot 101.

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    Provenance

    Stadtpalais, Vienna, 1999.
    Stadtpalais, Vienna, 2007.