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Early 19th century Italian "Lacca Povera" Commode

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A nice example of Italian "Lacca Povera" (or poor-man's lacquer) decoration on an early 19th century 3-drawer provincial commode, probably Piedmontese, with old brass hardware and faux marble painted top. The piece is exuberantly painted and decorated with decoupage figures of 18th century life.

Details

  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses.
  • Dimensions

    H 34 in. x W 51 in. x D 19.5 in.

    H 86.36 cm x W 129.54 cm x D 49.53 cm

  • Seller location
    Doylestown, PA
  • Seller reference number
    1391
  • Reference number
    LU8370807037

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