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    Sale 5089

    Italian Banks of Distinction

    13 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 130

    A NORTH ITALIAN WALNUT SERPENTINE COMMODE

    18TH CENTURY, PROBABLY VENETO

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    A NORTH ITALIAN WALNUT SERPENTINE COMMODE
    18TH CENTURY, PROBABLY VENETO
    Crossbanded throughout and with three drawers, each with foliate-cast handles and escutcheons on slender cabriole legs
    38in. (97cm.) high; 49½in. (126cm.) wide; 25in. (63cm.) deep


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    An almost identical handle design is illustrated in Clara Santini, Mille Mobili Veneti vol. 1, pl. 197, Modena, 1999.

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