Lot 402: A VICTORIAN MAHOGANY AND WALNUT MARQUETRY AND PARQUETRY CENTRE TABLE, LATE 19TH CENTURY, IN THE MANNER OF HOLLAND AND SONS |
January 19, 2017
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: with one central frieze drawer decorated à rinceaux, ensuite with lot 404
A table in sound original condition, with marks and scratches consistent with age and use. Staining to the top surface, and discolouration, most notably to the sides. Some tarnishing to the bronzes.
"In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.
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Most probably purchased by Henry Isaac Butterfield (1819 – 1910) for Cliffe Castle, Yorkshire;
By descent to his grand-daughter Marie-Louise Roosevelt Pierrepont (née Butterfield), Countess Manvers (1889 – 1984), whereupon moved to Thoresby Hall, Nottinghamshire in 1943;
Thence by descent.
Dimensions: 75cm. high, 145cm. wide, 82cm. deep; 2ft. 5½ in., 4ft. 9in., 2ft. 8¼in.