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An Italian walnut, burr walnut and fruitwood inlaid credenza, Lombardy, early 18th century
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An Italian walnut, burr walnut and fruitwood inlaid credenza, Lombardy, early 18th century
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A Venetian Legacy – An Italian Private Collection

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An Italian walnut, burr walnut and fruitwood inlaid credenza, Lombardy, early 18th century
the hinged top opening to a single compartment above two cupboard doors and two side doors, all revealing an interior fitted with one shelf, on an ebonised plinth base; restorations
117.5cm. high, 193cm. wide, 62cm. deep; 3ft. 10½in., 6ft. 4in., 2ft. ¼in.
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Catalogue Note

RELATED LITERATURE

M. Odom, A History of Italian Furniture, New York, 1966.

A “sacristy cupboard” or credenza is found in the Davanzati Palace collection (Odom, op. cit., p. 75, fig. 65; now Detroit, Institute of Arts, Ford Collection); whilst another one, nearly identical to the present lot, was formerly recorded in the Bardini Collection, Florence.

A Venetian Legacy – An Italian Private Collection

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London