A fine Regency rosewood and crossbanded, ebony and brass inlaid and mounted parcel gilt library table
the design attributed to Thomas Hope, the manufacture attributed to George Oakley
Applied with gilt bronze mounts, the rectangular top inlaid with an ebony band with stylised leaf brass marquetry, above a pair of frieze drawers flanked by anthemion mounts and centred by a cabochon and leaf mount, with a simulated opposing arrangement of drawers, the curved end supports applied with Perseus masks flanked by parcel gilt eagle heads joined by a scrolling gilt leaf carved cross stretcher, on platform bases with lotus scroll feet and castors, 133cm wide, 66cm deep, 74cm high (52" wide, 25.5" deep, 29" high).
English Furniture and Works of Art
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