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A set of four Italian giltwood and lacquered armchairs, Venice, first half 18th century
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A set of four Italian giltwood and lacquered armchairs, Venice, first half 18th century
JUMP TO LOT

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The Vittorio & Caterina Di Capua Collection, Turin

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A set of four Italian giltwood and lacquered armchairs, Venice, first half 18th century

Catalogue Note

A pair of identical armchairs from the same suite of seat furniture is in the Cignaroli room at the Fondazione Accorsi-Ometto, Turin (fig. 1). A further pair of Venetian armchairs with closely related apron and legs were in the collection of Count Franco Cella, Milan, and are illustrated in G. Morazzoni, Il mobile veneziano, Milan, 1958, tav. LII, while a single desk armchair in the same spirit from the Giuseppe Rossi collection sold these rooms, 11-12 March 1999, lot 97 (£14,950). 

The Vittorio & Caterina Di Capua Collection, Turin

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London