27 January 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 750
Estimate GBP 700 - GBP 1,000
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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