Exceptional C19th Italian carved walnut

Exceptional C19th Italian carved walnut "grotto" stool

Code: R1014

Dimensions:

H: 31" (78.7 cm)W: 21.5" (54.6 cm)D: 19" (48.3 cm)

£6,800.00 Approx $9353.51, €7962.53, £6800
Exceptional C19th Italian carved walnut "grotto" stool; of a rare design; the finely carved large scalloped shaped seat which revolves and is height adjustable on a central screw mechanism; the very unusual base depicting a well carved jester in a crouching position dressed in typical costume including his hat with bells, playing the mandolin sat on an entwined dolphin with protruding head and open mouth.
Italian Venetian circa 1860
Very good original conditions with a great rich colour and patina
Dimensions (ins) 21.5 wide x 19 deep x 25-31 adjustable height