Description & Technical information

A Unique Italian Neoclassical Marquetry and Ivory Inlaid Commode a Toutes Faces created in 1788 by Giovanni Galletti for the personal use of King Vittorio Amedeo III in Turin Royal Palace
Inside the drawers five separations for each drawer containing samples of woods.

Date:  1788
Period:  1750-1850, 18th century
Origin:  Italy, Turin
Medium: Ivory
Dimensions: 72.9 x 57.4 x 43.94 cm (28⁷/₁₀ x 22³/₅ x 17³/₁₀ inches)
Provenance: King Vittorio Amedeo III in Turin Royal Palace
French Private Collection
Literature: Published related document in G.Ferraris, Pietro Piffetti e gli Ebanisti a Torino, 1678-1838, a cura di Alvar Gonzales Palacios, Torino 1992, Pag.239, Document N.46.
Categories: Furniture