• Christie's Interiors - Masters auction at Christies

    Sale 5686

    Christie's Interiors - Masters & Makers

    9 March 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 375

    AN ITALIAN PENWORK AND RELIEF-CUT CEDAR CASSONE

    19TH CENTURY DECORATION, THE CARCASS EARLIER

    Price Realised  

    AN ITALIAN PENWORK AND RELIEF-CUT CEDAR CASSONE
    19TH CENTURY DECORATION, THE CARCASS EARLIER
    Profusely decorated with classical figures in scenic vignettes, with lions to each end, cherubs to the reverse and large winged creature to the underside of the lid, all within trailing foliate borders and heightened with gilt punched detail, on large paw feet
    27 in. (69 cm.) high; 65 in. (165 cm.) wide; 23 in. (58 cm.) deep


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