A late-16th/early17th century, walnut, Bologna sidetable

September 18, 2019 2:01 pm Published by

The one piece, plank top with a small patch in the middle. The frieze is decorated with an incised, leaf-carved moulding. The single drawer with original pine linings and most likely original knob. Standing on elegant, turned legs joined by square stretchers which have old worm damage. Exceptional original colour and patina. Bologna.

Reference : Furniture & Decoration of the Italian Renaissance (Schottmuller), figures 337-340 illustrate similar sidetables from Julius Bohler’s Collection, Munich

El Mueble de Los Siglos XV y XVI, page 44 illustrates a similar table

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