Lot 1149: A MATCHED PAIR OF REGENCY MAHOGANY LIBRARY TABLES, CIRCA 1820 |
October 26, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: with two short frieze drawers and opposing dummy drawers, losses
In country house condition, two well matched tables, most probably from the same workshop. Variations to size, brass cappings and castors, brass handles, timber colour. Both in unrestored condition and of a dry and faded appearance. Later drop handles to one. Missing handles to the reverse of each.Drop handles on one later and on this example lacking back plates. old marks and scratches consistent with age. Measurements: A: 72cm. high, 107.5cm. wide, 58cm. deep. B: 72cm. high, 107cm. wide, 59.5cm. deep
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Dimensions: larger 72.5cm. high, 106.5cm. wide, 59.5cm. deep; 2ft. 4½in., 3ft. 6in., 1ft. 11½in.
Saleroom Notice: Please note these tables are not a pair but are well matched.