Brazilian Art Deco Tray with Butterfly Wings

By Anthonys Fine Art & Antiques


A mahogany tray with parquetry in exotic woods, the center of the tray features a bright blue ground that is made entirely of butterfly wings. Painted on these wings is a landscape of acacia trees, native to Brazil.

Dimensions: 1.5 x 19 x 11.25 in.

Date: c. 1935