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    Sale 7445

    Important European Furniture, Sculpture and Tapestries

    6 December 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 85

    A PAIR OF ITALIAN SPECIMEN MARBLE TABLE TOPS

    PROBABLY 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF ITALIAN SPECIMEN MARBLE TABLE TOPS
    PROBABLY 19TH CENTURY
    Each of square shape, inlaid with a variety of marbles and hard stones, including bianco e nero, giallo, rosso antico, alabastro, Spanish brocatelle and lapis lazuli, centred by an octagonal panel of alabastro a pecorella surrounded by radiating segments decorated with military trophies, the canted angles decorated with flower-filled vases, the rounded edges mounted with a gilt-metal moulding
    24¼ in. (61.5 cm.) square (2)


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