Florentine Contemporary Steel-Inlaid and Stained Elm Trestle Table
bench made by i. Vassalletti, the laser-cut steel-inlaid top in the Impruneta pattern, based on damask by Antico Setificio Fiorentino, on a double pedestal base, each with scroll supports with carved bellflowers and leaves, centered by mirror plates.
h. 31-1/4", w. 39-1/2", l. 97"
Provenance: Bruce McCashin Collection.
Notes: Reportedly one of five tables to be crafted by i. Vassalletti. A second edition of this table exists in the collection of Stefano Ricci. Accompanying this table is a signed and numbered 6 of 10 cased copy of the book Francesco Perini Utoppia Di Un Creotore, by Perini.
**In fine condition. No sign of damage or repairs. Sturdy. The top is removable to make hauling easier.