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    Sale 1987

    Important European Furniture, Works of Art, Ceramics, Carpets, And Glass

    20 May 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 275

    A NORTH ITALIAN INLAID WALNUT SECRETAIRE-COMMODE

    EARLY 17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A NORTH ITALIAN INLAID WALNUT SECRETAIRE-COMMODE
    EARLY 17TH CENTURY
    The hinged top and fall-front false top drawer opening to an interior fitted with eight drawers, above three additional drawers, with carved seraphim at the tops of the sides and the drawer fronts and sides inlaid overall with various geometric patterns, the gadroon-carved base later and concealing an earlier apron and paw feet
    41 in. (104 cm.) high, 59½ in. (151 cm.) wide, 26 in. (66 cm.) deep


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