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    Sale 7524

    Turin London Corfu The Collection of Giorgio Marsan and Umberta Nasi

    12 - 13 December 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 214

    A PAIR OF NORTH ITALIAN POLYCHROME-DECORATED OVERDOOR CARVINGS

    PROBABLY LATE 18TH/19TH CENTURY, PIEDMONT OR GENOA

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF NORTH ITALIAN POLYCHROME-DECORATED OVERDOOR CARVINGS
    PROBABLY LATE 18TH/19TH CENTURY, PIEDMONT OR GENOA
    Each depiciting allegorical reclining figures and river god centred respectively by a fruited cornecopia and a fountain coming out of a gadrooned vase, flanked by floral and foliate garlands, the moulded marbelised plinth of later date, restorations to peripheral carving, the decoration partly refreshed
    19½ in. (50 cm.) high; 50¾ in. (129 cm.) wide
    17½ in. (44.5 cm.) high; 53¼ in. (135 cm.) wide
    (2)


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