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    Sale 5438

    The Sunday Sale

    30 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 169

    AN ITALIAN WALNUT FRUITWOOD CEDAR AND MARQUETRY COMMODE

    LATE 18TH/EARLY 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    AN ITALIAN WALNUT FRUITWOOD CEDAR AND MARQUETRY COMMODE
    Late 18th/early 19th century
    The later marmo potoro rectangular top above a chequer inlaid frieze and three long drawers, each crossbanded and with a central marquetry panel depicting an urn issuing flowers and flanked by inlaid panels to either side with stylised scrolling foliate borders, the sides with conforming decoration, on square tapering legs, handles later
    36 in. (91.5 cm.) high; 42 in. (107 cm.) wide; 21 in. (53 cm.) deep


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