Important and rare cabinet by Carlo Bugatti, ebonized walnut inlaid with pewter and bone, partially covered with parchment.
Carlo Bugatti was a famous designer active at the turn of the century. His pieces are rare and highly prized. He was the father of Rembrandt Bugatti who was a renowned sculptor, his work is also highly valuable and very rare since he died at 32. Ettore Bugatti, his other son founded the Bugatti Motor Car Company.
Literature: Carlo-Rembrandt-Ettore-Jean Bugatti, Dejean, pg. 38 illustrates similar design. Italy.
Measurements: 41.5 in. 72 in. 22 in.