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Details & Cataloguing

The Vittorio & Caterina Di Capua Collection, Turin

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An Italian walnut writing table, probably Piedmont, 17th century and later
the rectangular top above a large drawer on shaped trestle supports; restorations
82cm. high, 135cm. wide, 71cm. deep; 2ft. 8¼in., 4ft. 5in., 2ft. 4in.
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Catalogue Note

Related literature:

A. Midana, L'arte del legno in Piemonte, Turin, n.d., pp. 78-79

The writing table bears a strong resemblance to provincial Piedmontese furniture made during the second half of the 17th century. Three examples are illustrated in A. Midana, op. cit., pp. 78-79, figs. 124, 125 and 127. 

The Vittorio & Caterina Di Capua Collection, Turin

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London