Panel with bird on a branch and a butterfly - Pietra Dura - 19th century

Description
Panel with bird on a branch and a butterfly - Pietra Dura - 19th century
Italy

A beautiful "pietra dura" panel depicting a colorful bird seated on a branch aiming for a tiny butterfly. The scene is completely inlaid in various colorful hardstones in a black marble background. The panel comes in its original gilt wooden frame with pearled border.

Italy. Grand Tour. 19th century.

Condition: the panel is in beautiful condition. The frame has got a tiny bit of damage to the left edge and left corner below (easy to restore if required and not detracting from the beauty of this piece)

Lot details
Object
Panel with bird on a branch and a butterfly
Material
Pietra Dura
Model/ Name
with bird on a branch and a butterfly
Estimated Period
19th century
Country of Origin
Italy
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
Dimensions
0×10×12.5 cm
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