19 March 2008
AN ITALIAN MARBLE GARDEN BENCH
SECOND HALF 19TH CENTURY
Each end support modelled as a satyr seated between two addorsed griffin monopodia, embellished with vine leaves and grapes, on trefoil block feet
40 in. (101 cm.) high; 79 in. (201 cm.) wide; 35½ in. (90 cm.) deep
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Anonymous sale, Christie's, Wrotham Park, 4 June 1991, lot 223 (£17,600).
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