An Australian fiddleback blackwood dressing table Circa 1875
Lot 334
An Australian fiddleback blackwood dressing table Circa 1880
Sold for AU$ 3,904 (US$ 3,649) inc. premium
Lot Details
An Australian fiddleback blackwood dressing table
Circa 1880
the shaped rectangular mirror between two foliate scroll-carved end supports above a central roll-top compartment and flanked by two bow fronted three drawer pedestals, the shaped top above a single short frieze drawer, supported on a pair of cabriole legs to the front with acanthus leaf decoration to the knees and paw feet and plain pilasters to the rear, on a concaved platform and raised on bun feet, 123cm wide, 58cm deep, 170cm high (48" wide, 22.5" deep, 66.5" high).

Footnotes

  • Reference:
    Nineteenth Century Australian Furniture, Kevin Fahy, Christina Simpson, Andrew Simpson, David Ell Press, Sydney 1985, page 524, plate 545.
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