A Roman Scarlet Lacquer and Giltwood Three Seat Settee

9881 A Roman scarlet lacquer and giltwood three seat settee in the English style from the Borghese suite, the caned backs with gilt cresting centring on a lion mask, the out swept scroll arms with a lion mask, the caned seat supported on cabriole legs with lion mask and leaf carving and with paw feet. With later gilding over original surface.

Palazzo Borghese, Rome.

 

Italian, Rome

1720-1730

 

Width: 210 cms

Height: 130 cm                                                      

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