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    Sale 7445

    Important European Furniture, Sculpture and Tapestries

    6 December 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 79

    A NORTH ITALIAN GILTWOOD SIDE TABLE

    THE TOP ROME, 18TH CENTURY, THE BASE 19TH CENTURY, PROBABLY FLORENCE

    Price Realised  

    A NORTH ITALIAN GILTWOOD SIDE TABLE
    THE TOP ROME, 18TH CENTURY, THE BASE 19TH CENTURY, PROBABLY FLORENCE
    The rectangular verde antico marble top with a beaded border above a shaped rectangular frieze with a pierced apron carved with scrolling foliage, centred by a mask to the front and sides, on turned baluster scroll-carved legs, joined by floral-carved turned X-stretchers with a central baluster shaped finial, with a label to back rail inscribed 'RICCARDO ALFANI DORATORE E VERNICIATORE VENDITA DI CORNICE ANTICHE'
    33¾ in. (86 cm.) high; 69 in. (175 cm.) wide; 34 in. (86.5 cm.) deep


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    Provenance

    Christie's, London, 13 June 2002, lot 119.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A LADY