Chest Walnut Italy XVIII Century

Italy, Second Half XVIII Century

Code :  ANMOAL0171797

200.00
Chest Walnut Italy XVIII Century

Italy, Second Half XVIII Century

Code :  ANMOAL0171797

200.00

Chest Walnut Italy XVIII Century - Italy, Second Half XVIII Century

Features

Italy, Second Half XVIII Century

Age:  XVIII Century - from 1701 to 1800

Origin:  Italia

Main essence:  Walnuts

Material:  Wrought Iron , Carved Wood

Description

Walnut chest from the second half of the 18th century. Wrought iron side handles, wavy carved legs with hoof feet; partially replaced front frames. Restorations.

Product Condition:
Product that due to age and wear requires restoration and resumption of polishing.

Dimensions (cm):
Height: 75
Width: 169
Depth: 65

Additional Information

Age: XVIII Century - from 1701 to 1800

Main essence: Walnuts

Walnut wood comes from the plant whose botanical name is juglans regia , probably originally from the East but very common in Europe. Light or dark brown in color, it is a hard wood with a beautiful grain, widely used in antique furniture. It was the main essence in Italy throughout the Renaissance and later had a good diffusion in Europe, especially in England, until the advent of mahogany. It was used for solid wood furniture and sometimes carvings and inlays, its only big limitation is that it suffers a lot from woodworm. In France it was widely used more than anything else in the provinces. In the second half of the eighteenth century its use decreased significantly because mahogany and other exotic woods were preferred.

Material:

Wrought Iron

Carved Wood

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