Description & Technical information
With a serpentine padded seat covered with contemporary lampas, the pierced frieze and cabriole legs elaborately carved with shell motifs, lambrequins and leaves.
Date: Mid 18th century
Period: 1750-1850, Mid 18th century
Medium: Carved, Gilt, Giltwood, Woods
Dimensions: 52.1 x 101.6 x 41.3 cm (20¹/₂ x 40⁰/₁ x 16¹/₄ inches)
Provenance: Property from a Palm Beach interior designed by Bunny Williams
Literature: Bestetti & Tumminelli, Il Mobile Veneziano Del '700 Giuseppe Morazzoni ,1927., p. CCLI, “mirror in the Correr Museum, Venice”
Saul Levy, Il mobile veneziano del settecento, Görlich Milan, 1964. Tav.95-98.
Exhibitions: Related examples Giuseppe Rossi collection auction exhibition lot 114 Sothebys London 10 March 1999 sold for 36700£
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Decorative Arts, from Antiquities to XIX Century, focusing in particular on Fine Furniture, Sculpture, Textiles, Glass, Ceramics and Bronzes.
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