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    Sale 5412

    The Sunday Sale : The Langford Hall Collection, Nottinghamshire - Property of the late Mr & Mrs Patrick Radford

    6 July 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 279

    A NORTH ITALIAN PARCEL-GILT CREAM-AND-POLYCHROME PAINTED COMMODE

    POSSIBLY LOMBARDY, LATE 18TH/EARLY 19TH CENTURY, THE PAINTED DECORATION REFRESHED

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A NORTH ITALIAN PARCEL-GILT CREAM-AND-POLYCHROME PAINTED COMMODE
    Possibly Lombardy, late 18th/early 19th century, the painted decoration refreshed
    The rectangular top painted with grotesques within scrolling foliage above three long drawers flanked by canted angles decorated with ribbon-tied scrolling foliage, on corner bracket feet
    34½ in. (88 cm.) high; 52½ in. (133 cm.) wide; 25 in. (64 cm.) deep


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    A table with similar painted scrolling foliage and grotesques is illustrated in E. Barbolini, Mobili Impero, Il Neoclassicismo tra Emilia e Lombardia, Bologna, 2000, p.130.

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