An Italian gilt-bronze mounted thuyawood centre table, Milan, circa 1820, the mounts attributed to Luigi and Antonio Manfredini
An Italian gilt-bronze mounted thuyawood centre table,
Milan, circa 1820, the mounts attributed to Luigi and Antonio Manfredini
the circular verde alpi marble top above a frieze mounted with gilt-bronze patera interposed by berried-laurel leaves centred by a rosette above four curved monopodiae legs with lions mask, terminating in paw feet, further raised on a concave base
81cm. high, 149cm. diameter; 2ft. 7 7/8 in., 4ft. 10 5/8 in.
In overall very good conserved condition. The marble top in good restored condition, with minor breaks which have been professionally repaired and some associated craquelure now refilled. Minor chipping to the edges of the marble top, as expected. Chipping (2.5cm. long) to veneer to the edge of the top. Otherwise, the veneer with very minor scratches, scuffs and old marks consistent with age and use. Some lines of construction visible and some associated craquelure, especially to the base but this is not distracting at all. The mounts in good condition, very minor tarnishing. Ready to place.
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