Special large-size marquetry wall map made of various wood types on a multiplex surface. With details such as a compass rose and sailing ships. The four wind directions are personified by putti blowing.
From England. Given the style of the putti and the horizontal bands, probably made in the thirties or forties. Possibly from a passenger ship.
The four corners with holes for wall mounting, covered by the frame.
- Marquetry world map, Wall unit
- Estimated Period
- Country of Origin
- Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
- 203×127×2 cm
- 20 kg