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    Sale 2157

    European Furniture, Works of Art, Tapestries and Carpets

    16 April 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 188

    A NORTH ITALIAN INLAID-WALNUT AND ROSEWOOD COMMODE**

    CIRCA 1780, THE DRAWERS RELINED

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    A NORTH ITALIAN INLAID-WALNUT AND ROSEWOOD COMMODE**
    CIRCA 1780, THE DRAWERS RELINED
    The rectangular top above a frieze drawer and two long drawers inlaid with a transverse marquetry rosette, the sides conformingly inlaid, on probably later square tapering legs
    36 in. (91.5 cm.) high, 50½ in. (128 cm.) wide, 22½ in. (57.5 cm.) deep


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