Lot 1418
Antique Italian Paint Decorated Bureau Bookcase
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
18th century with restoration, two part form, pine and mixed hardwoods secondary, pronounced pediment with open frieze featuring figural vignette, above two hinged paneled doors again with repeating figural vignettes, shelved interior, the bureau featuring a hinged slant lid with loper support, shaped divided interior with three small drawers and well, the case with two upper small drawers above three conforming serpentine long drawers, molded base, block feet.

93.5 x 45 x 21 in.

From the Collection of Randall Tysinger Antiques, High Point, North Carolina

Note upper and lower case sides, fall front panel all with figural rosettes and scrolled rosettes all set within an antiqued yellow field.

Restoration throughout including later paint decoration; back boards and drawer secondary rebuilt; expected paint wear and chipping at edges; insect damage especially to bottom boards.