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    Sale 7623

    Important Early European Furniture, Sculpture and Tapestries

    6 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 546

    A NORTH ITALIAN WALNUT COMMODE

    LATE 17TH/EARLY 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A NORTH ITALIAN WALNUT COMMODE
    LATE 17TH/EARLY 18TH CENTURY
    The rectangular moulded top above a frieze carved with Vitruvian scrolls and three lozenge panelled drawers, on bun feet, the handles replaced
    40¼ in. (102 cm.) high; 55½ in. (141 cm.) wide; 23¼ in. (59 cm.) deep


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    A related commode with such distinctive lozenge-panelled drawer fronts is in the Museo Civico in Belluno (see C. Santini, Mille Mobili Veneti, vol. I, p. 90 cat. 174).

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