An Italian Renaissance Revival carved oak Cassapanca bench, late 19th century. Beautifully hand-carved.
Measures: 64-1/2 inches high x 51-1/4 inches wide x 17-1/4 inches deep (163.8 x 130.2 x 43.8 cm).
Property from the estate of Rrichard D. Bass, Dallas, Texas.
The bench with carved pediment and backrest with Rococo style foliage and dragons, lift-top bench with interior compartment, lower case with conforming carving on short raised plinth.
Chipping to pediment, restoration to trim and otherwise good condition. “Images courtesy of Heritage Auctions”