Teacart, for the Carretto Siciliano [Sicilian Cart] line

 
Teacart, for the Carretto Siciliano [Sicilian Cart] line
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  • Title :     Teacart, for the Carretto Siciliano [Sicilian Cart] line
  • Artist:     Ernesto Basile Designer Ducrot Company Maker
  • Accession:     84.11.4.1
  • Country:     Italy Palermo Sicily
  • Date:     1906, design date circa 1906-1925, production date
  • Dimensions:     Inches 29-3/16 44-1/4 22-1/4, Centimeters 74.1 104.8 56.5
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Decorative Arts and Furniture
  • Subject:     Furniture/Furniture Design , Rural , Ethnic
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     84.11.4.1.JPG
  • Tags:     Decorative Arts and Furniture
Description:
Wooden tea cart in the form of a Sicilian oxcart with a small square glass shelf located at rear near horizontal handle behind a centralized square table flanked by two hand-carved wheels above a large rectangular glass shelf at bottom; overall red and black geometric border motif at wheels and sides.