Italian Walnut "La Cassettiera", 19th C.
An Italian carved walnut chest of drawers from the late 19th century. This antique cassettiera (chest of drawers) from Italy has a rectangular-shaped top with canted front corners, which rests atop a case that houses four graduated and dove-tailed drawers, set within a pair of canted front side-posts, and raised upon molded/block style feet. The skirting is clean and linear. The top drawer, located within the upper frieze, when opened reveals a secure box for valuables or whatnots with key included. The wood is rich and warm with a lovely patina, with striking grain adding beauty and movement to the piece. This 19th century Italian carved-walnut chest will make a wonderful decorative storage piece for your bedroom, foyer, or study.Dimensions
(111cm x 53cm x 93cm )
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