An exceedingly rare and beautiful 17th Century Tuscan painted wine armoire.

Its profusely painted interior depicting classical landscape and vineyard themes, its ceiling with an astronomy-themed vignette and the exterior doors done in a very arresting trompe l’oeil design. This cabinet was used for wine storage, and is entirely original, including its large iron lock.

Tuscany, circa 1675An Important Florentine Cupboard

Its original surface painted with grotesques framed by a geometric painted border.  Dimensions:  H 73”, W 43.5 excluding cornice, D 17” excluding cornice.

Florence    Circa 1700