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    Sale 12041

    Noble & Private Collections Part II

    27 April 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 203

    AN ITALIAN POLYCHROME-PAINTED GILTWOOD CASSONE

    19TH CENTURY, INCORPORATING EARLIER ELEMENTS

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN ITALIAN POLYCHROME-PAINTED GILTWOOD CASSONE
    19TH CENTURY, INCORPORATING EARLIER ELEMENTS
    The rectangular top above carved panelled sides and front, depicting a garden scene with dancing figures around a statue of Diana, on paw-feet
    25 ½ in. (65 cm.) high; 62 in. (158 cm.) wide; 25 in. (64 cm.) deep


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    Pre-Lot Text

    A VILLA IN TUSCANY
    PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN
    (LOTS 152-175, 201-271 & 290)