Faux Book Table
Late 20th Century
21 x 20 x 16 inches
Available for prop rental or purchase.
A low side table or stand in the form of a trompe l’oeil stack of leather-bound books with gold decorations. The books have variously colored and designed covers, with titles on the spines, and with closed “pages” on three sides. The top “book” has the title Atlante on the spine, which means “Atlas” in Italian. It rests on another open to a page inscribed “Mozart/ 1719/ Le Nozze di Figaro/ Opera No. 70” with musical notation on the facing page.
Condition: Generally very good with light overall wear and handling to paint surfaces.