An export hardwood console table Mid to late 19th century
Lot 400
An export hardwood console table Mid to late 19th century
Sold for £6,875 (US$ 11,555) inc. premium
Auction Details
Asian Art Edinburgh
22 Mar 2012 11:00 GMT

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An export hardwood console table Mid to late 19th century An export hardwood console table Mid to late 19th century An export hardwood console table Mid to late 19th century An export hardwood console table Mid to late 19th century
Lot Details
An export hardwood console table
Mid to late 19th century
The shaped demi-lune top with moulded edge with a rouge marble insert above a frieze carved with central pierced panel of figures flanked by tree shrews amidst fruiting vine, extending to both sides, the front supports heavily carved with mask and tongue above acanthus details ending in dolphin feet, the rear supports with peony and acanthus leaf, all joined by stretchers, constructed by slotted joints from fifteen individual parts,
83cm high, 152cm wide, 75cm deep

Footnotes

  • Provenance; The table once formed part of the furnishings of Ardencraig House on The Isle of Bute. It was included with the property in 1957 when purchased by the father of the current owner of the table.
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