A pair of 18th century Italian over painted & silver leaf carved console tables

Stock Code: 1951 - SOLD

Description: A fine pair of 18th century south Italian, probably Naples or Sicilian, over painted, silver leaf, carved wood console tables. Each with a carrara, grey and yellow veined serpentine marble top with moulded edge, above elaborate leaf and C-scroll carved frieze on a single cabriole leg with rocaille, applied and carved floral embellishments terminating in a hoof foot. Wonderfully elegant, to grace a traditional or contemporary English interior.

Condition: Excellent. Partial refresh to silver leaf, the marble tops possibly later.

Country of Origin: Italy

Origin/Age: Italian, circa 1740.

Provenance: The Squire Collection, St John?s Square London, bought off Sylvia Napier.

Dimensions: Height 41.00 inches (104.14cm) Width 32.00 inches (81.28cm) Depth 15.00 inches (38.10cm)

Price: £8,900