London, South Kensington
5 April 2000
A North Italian walnut and marquetry writing table, late 18th century
In the manner of Maggiolini, the rectangular crossbanded top centred by a cartouche depicting Europa and the Bull, within foliate scrolls and foliate border, containing a drawer in the frieze with crossbanding and foliate and floral stems, on square tapering legs
41¾in. (106cm.) wide, 30¼in. (77cm.) high, 20¼in. (51.5cm.) deep
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