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    Sale 7524

    Turin London Corfu The Collection of Giorgio Marsan and Umberta Nasi Volume II Session II

    12 - 13 December 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 519

    AN ITALIAN EMPIRE ORMOLU AND BRASS-MOUNTED MAHOGANY COIFFEUSE

    PROBABLY LUCCA, CIRCA 1810

    Price Realised  

    AN ITALIAN EMPIRE ORMOLU AND BRASS-MOUNTED MAHOGANY COIFFEUSE
    PROBABLY LUCCA, CIRCA 1810
    Surmounted by an oval shaving mirror mounted with flowerheads within turned supports headed by urn-shaped finials flanked by adjustable turn-light branches, below the rectangular inset Carrara marble top above a frieze drawer enclosing divided compartments, on X-shaped turned end standards joined by a balluster turned stretcher on caps with ball feet, inventory lable to the underside 'Villa Silvio Pellico'
    63½ in. (161 cm.) high; 41½ in. (105 cm.) wide; 21½ in. (54.5 cm.) deep


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