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Pompeian Motif Polychrome Painted Low Table

Auction:
3195B
Lot:
240
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3195B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 12, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Pompeian Motif Polychrome Painted Low Table, Italy, late 19th/early 20th century, the top with a gouache on paper rendering based on Pompeian Third Style wall paintings, glazed and framed, apron carved and painted with swags and tassels, set on spiral-turned legs, recent acrylic cover, ht. 17, wd. 33 1/4, dp. 23 3/4 in.

Provenance: Reportedly from the collection of Contessa Cesarina Pannocchieschi d'Elci.
Provenance: Property from the Estate of Francis M. Bator.
Estimate $1,500-2,500

Age cracks to the mounting board under the gouache, a few minor tears to the paper, one leg with additional glue block, minor losses to painted surfaces.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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Francis M. Bator, Contessa Cesarina Pannocchieschi d'Elci, Italy

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