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    Sale 5900

    Christie's Interiors

    27 January 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 492

    AN ITALIAN WALNUT AND PARQUETRY CENTRE TABLE

    PROBABLY ROLO, EARLY 19TH CENTURY

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    AN ITALIAN WALNUT AND PARQUETRY CENTRE TABLE
    PROBABLY ROLO, EARLY 19TH CENTURY
    The octagonal top with a radiating stellar and dentil roundel and feather-banded edge on a ring-turned column and splayed tripod supports, remains of paper label underneath top, the underside of the column stamped '61, 62, 63'
    29½ in. (75 cm.) high; 31½ in. (80 cm.) diameter


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    A table with a very similar top to the present lot is illustrated in Comune di Rolo, L'arte Della Tarsia A Rolo , Mobili, Tecniche Materiali, 1996 p. 282.

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