Project Description

CABINET
THE FRONT SURFACE OF THIS CABINET IS PAINTED WITH MINERAL PIGMENTS GOLD AND GESSO WITH FLORAL MOTIFS.
THE LARGE SIZE AND LIBERAL USE OF GILDING SUGGEST THIS CABINET MAY HAVE BEEN USED IN A MONASTERY, PERHAPS AS A BASE FOR AN ALTAR.

PERIOD: EARLY 19TH CENTURY
cm.89 high x 133 x 62

madia monastica