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    Sale 7745

    Important European Furniture, Sculpture & Clocks

    9 July 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 121

    A NORTH ITALIAN PARCEL-GILT, CREAM, GREEN AND GRISAILLE-PAINTED COMMODE

    PIEDMONT, LATE 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A NORTH ITALIAN PARCEL-GILT, CREAM, GREEN AND GRISAILLE-PAINTED COMMODE
    PIEDMONT, LATE 18TH CENTURY
    The rectangular bardiglio marble top with protruding angles above a strapwork frieze and two drawers decorated sans traverse, centred by a floral basket flanked by floral swags, the angles with female masks and fruited laurel sprays, the sides centred by classical urns, on square tapering feet, the decoration retouched, marble later
    36½ in. (92.5 cm.) high; 44¼ in. (122 cm.) wide; 22 in. (56 cm.) deep


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