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    Sale 7623

    Important Early European Furniture, Sculpture and Tapestries

    6 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 507

    A NORTH ITALIAN ORMOLU-MOUNTED, MOTHER-OF-PEARL-INLAID AND EBONISED COMMODE

    LOMBARDY, LATE 17TH/EARLY 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A NORTH ITALIAN ORMOLU-MOUNTED, MOTHER-OF-PEARL-INLAID AND EBONISED COMMODE
    LOMBARDY, LATE 17TH/EARLY 18TH CENTURY
    Inlaid overall with foliate scrolls, flowerheads and wild animals, the inverted breakfront top above four conformingly-inlaid drawers, the sides similarly decorated and centred by grotesque masks, on moulded plinth with claw-and-ball feet, probably remounted, restorations and replacements to some veneers and mouldings, including the plinth moulding
    40½ in. (103 cm.) high; 61¼ in. (155.5 cm.) wide; 27 in. (69 cm.) deep


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