Lot 354: A SMALL GEORGE III HAREWOOD PEMBROKE TABLE WITH GUJARATI MOTHER-OF-PEARL PANELS, THE TABLE, CIRCA 1780; THE PANELS, 17TH CENTURY |
January 19, 2017
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: crossbanded and quarter-veneered, the oblong drop-leaf top and drawer inlaid with mother-of-pearl parquetry on square tapering legs headed by mother-of-pearl shaped lozenges, with label to the underside Inventory 1838
Most probably purchased by The Hon. Charlotte Fitzroy, Viscountess Dungannon (1767 – 1828) for Brynkinalt Hall, Denbighshire during her extensive remodelling of the house in the first quarter of the 19υth century;
Thence by descent.
Dimensions: 73cm. high, 76cm. wide, 31cm. deep; 2ft. 4¼in., 2ft. 6in., 1ft. ¼in.
Literature: Related Literature
José Jordão Felgueiras, A Family of Precious Gujarati Objects, in Nuno Vassallo e Silva (ed.) - “A Herança de Rauluchantim, Ourivesaria e Objectos Preciosos da Índia para Portugal nos Séculos XVI-XVIII”, Lisbon, 1996, p.128-155.