68. The front of a cabinet of curiosities
The front of a cabinet of curiosities
Italy, 17th century, ebonised walnut and engraved bone
Featuring four drawer fronts with engraved bone plaques, fitted in ripple mouldings. With descriptions of various figures and houses and buildings including an outhouse. Bronze mounts in the form of a grotesque with two facing dolphins in its mouth.
H. 40.6 x W. 32.1 cm