A 19th century Italian inlaid table cabinet, 38cm wide.
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An Italian 19th century box-wood, fruitwood and ivorine inlaid ebony and ebonised marquetry and parquetry table cabinet
Sold for £1,800 (US$ 3,023) inc. premium
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Fine Continental Furniture & Works of Art
An Italian 19th century box-wood, fruitwood and ivorine inlaid ebony and ebonised marquetry and parquetry table cabinet
the rectangular spreading top inlaid with reserves, above a pair of cupboard doors inlaid to the interior with cartouches depicting seated putti playing musical instruments, the inside fitted to the centre by a hinged fall-front inlaid with a standing putto holding a cartouche inscribed Cortina, the interior fitted with six small drawers, flanked to the sides by seven drawers, the sides and back with similar inlay, above a frieze drawer, on a spreading base and bracket feet, 41cm wide, 30cm deep, 41cm high (16" wide, 11.5" deep, 16" high).
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