Burton Antiques LTD

Tel: +44 (0)7979 457535
Web site: https://www.burtonantiques.com/

An Important 19TH C Italian Florentine "Cosimo 111 de Medici" cabinet


Code: 10153


W: 99.5cm (39.2")H: 275.5cm (108.5")D: 52cm (20.5")

A 19th century Italian Florentine ebony and ebonised pietra dura cabinet in Baroque style,inset overall with various marble and hard stone panels,including:Lapis lazuli,Breche d"alep,Spanish brocatelle, Red serpentine, Siena, Vert maurin, Onyx and alabasters,the swan neck pediment surmounted by a bronze bust of Cosimo 111 de Medici, above architectural mouldings,with a recessed arch flanked by urn finials,above five drwaers,with gilt moor"s head handles,flanked by four alabastro fiorito Corinthian columns,the sides with cupboard doors above a single deep drwaer with a faux front,the inside with a typed paper label inscribed"Bought from Mr Cleverly,Swindon, about 1926", the base with a frieze drawer above a panelled cupboard door.