Lot 1290: A PAIR OF GEORGE IV ROSEWOOD CARD TABLES, CIRCA 1820, ATTRIBUTED TO GILLOWS |
October 26, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: the double-gateleg action folding tops with later green baize lining
In overall reasonable restored condition. Both tables have significant losses to the beaded decoration to the edges. One table with signs of damage caused by the sun. with re-built and replaced carcass. The later baize with typical signs of wear. With minor marks and scratches commensurate with age and use. Lovely quality.
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Dimensions: 74cm. high, 92.5cm. wide, 87cm. deep; 2ft. 5in., 3ft. ½in., 2ft. 10¼in.
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