Comprehensively Decorated with Pokerwork Birds, Figures Scrolling Floral and Foliate Motifs
The Underside of the Top with Naïve Penwork Panels depicting a Lion and a Leopard
Solid Cypress Wood with Original Poker and Penwork Decoration
Italian, Venice Region, c.1640
Provenance: Rosalind, Countess of Carlisle, Castle Howard,
(retaining historic pen and ink inventory number to the interior).