Lot 172: SHAPLAND & PETTER, BARNSTAPLE INLAID OAK HALL TABLE, CIRCA 1905 107cm wide, 123cm high, 42cm deep
October 26, 2016
Edinburgh, United KingdomLive Auction
SHAPLAND & PETTER, BARNSTAPLE
INLAID OAK HALL TABLE, CIRCA 1905
with chequer inlaid decoration, the superstructure with open shelf above marquetry inlaid lozenge and rectangular top with two drawers, raised on planked supports linked by a lower platform stretcher with slatted back
107cm wide, 123cm high, 42cm deep
In general good condition.
Inlay all intact.
Stain patch, medium sized, to the gallery shelf.
Well figured grain. Minor blemishes and a small ring mark to the lower shelf.
Scuffs, nicks and marks consistent with age and use.
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Literature: Bennett, Daryl 'Shapland & Petter Ltd. of Barnstaple: Arts & Crafts Furniture', 2005, p. 103, fig. 6.14 where a similar table is illustrated.
Provenance: Collection of Roger and Heather Daltrey