second quarter 18th century
The form of the present tables relates to a design for a console table by Giovanni Pietro Baroni di Taviliano in the National Library Turin, (see fig.1)and a group of tables in the Palazzo Reale, Turin, one of which is based on this drawing. For comparison see Enrico Colle, Il Mobile Rococo in Italia, Arredi e Decorazioni d`Interni dal 1738 al 1775, pp. 456, 462 and 463.
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