A pair of Italian walnut console tables, Naples, circa 1760 | Paire de consoles en noyer, Italie, Naples, vers 1760
A pair of Italian walnut console tables, Naples, circa 1760
with shaped and moulded giallo antico marble tops
Height 35½in; width 54 in; prof 26⅓in
Paire de consoles en noyer, Italie, Naples, vers 1760
les pieds sculptés et cambrés, plateau de marbre jaune antique
Haut. 89,5 cm, larg. 137 cm, prof. 67 cm
Illustration of the paper catalogue slightly too bright, in overall good condition despite the inevitable scratches and dents due to age and use.
The structure is slightly wobbly
The marble top with the expected minor chips and scratches
The wood with old and inactive traces of woodworms; a few minor losses to the feet due to old and inactive woodworms and few minor losses at the top back rear of the legs.
Very nice old and warm patina of the wood.
Ready to display
In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.
Purchased Patresi, 12 March 2002, Florence, Italy.
Acheté à Patresi le 12 mars 2002 à Florence, Italie.