Wall cabinet

  • Designer / Maker

    Designed and maufactured by Luigi Frullini (1839-97)

  • Detail

    Walnut, with gilded interior

    91.4 x 55.8 x 17.7 cm

    Italian (Florence), 1866

  • Marked

    Inscribed and dated ‘LUIGI FRULLINI FIRENZE 1866’ (see right)

  • Collection

    Private collection

  • Notes

    This cabinet was clearly intended to contain a crucifix, the shadow of which can be seen on the gilded backboard.  Nothing is known of its nineteenth-century provenance.