Tulip Table

Table 61.2 x 46cm

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The client’s brief was to modify this chest of drawers with the addition of a pietra dura top. Along with restoring some of the wood, the design has helped to bring the piece back to life as well as having added value.

Choosing the right shading of verde d’Arno was crucial to bringing perspective to the bunch of tulips. The red part of verde d’Arno is extremely rare and works beautifully here in the curling leaf.

Materials

“We are absolutely delighted with the pieces of pietra dura we commissioned Thomas to make. He is a superb craftsman and we highly recommend him.”

FIONA G-C March 30, 2016