6 March 2008
A NORTH ITALIAN CREAM AND GREY-PAINTED CANAPÉ AND FOUR FAUTEUILS
CIRCA 1790, POSSIBLY TUSCANY
Each upholstered in trellis-patterned cream silk, with channelled frame on fluted tapering legs, redecorated
The canapé: 72 in. (183 cm.) wide (5)
Villa Toscanelli, Pontidera, Tuscany, Italy.
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