London, South Kensington
27 November 2007
A NORTH ITALIAN WALNUT 'BAMBOCCI' CABINET
19TH CENTURY INCORPORTAING SOME 18TH CENTURY ELEMENTS
Of typical form, carved throughout with masks, standing figures, eagle-headed monopodiae, and groups, the cabochon centred upper frieze concealing two drawers, the fall front revealing an architectural interior with an arrangement of drawers and cupboards around a central pedimented arch, the base with a single panelled frieze drawer above an arched panelled door and a moulded plinth base, restorations.
66½in. (168cm.) high; 34in. (87cm.) wide; 18in. (46cm.) deep
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