A PAIR OF NORTH ITALIAN GILTWOOD CORNER CONSOLES
ROME, LATE 18TH CENTURY
Each with a shaped diaspro Siciliano veneered top above a frieze carved with guilloché and leafy swags flanking a portrait medallion, raised on fluted tapering legs headed with cornucopiae, gilding apparently original
36½ in. (93 cm.) high, 28¼ in. 972 cm.) wide, 21¾ in. (55.5 cm.) deep (2)
A related console, with an alabaster marble top and frieze with portrait medallions is illustrated in A. Gonzaléz-Palacios Arredi e Ornamenti Alla Corte di Roma, Milan, 2004, p. 217.
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