A George III mahogany serpentine serving table
Lot 40
A George III mahogany serpentine serving table
Sold for £9,375 (US$ 15,376) inc. premium

Lot Details
A George III mahogany serpentine serving table
A George III mahogany serpentine serving table
The top with canted front corners above conforming fluted frieze, centred and flanked by paterae, with fluted tapering legs on spade feet with turned roundel moulding, 165cm wide, 83cm deep, 87cm high (64.5" wide, 32.5" deep, 34" high).

Footnotes

  • A dining room sideboard, designed by Robert Adam for Kenwood House similarly features fluted ornament and paterae decoration which relates to the present lot 79(see: Robert and James Adam Works in Architecture, 1774, pl. VIII, reproduced in the footnote to lot 79). A further table of related serpentine form using fluted decoration, roundels and spade feet originally from Belgard Castle, Cloidwalkin, Co.Dublin is illustrated in M. Harris, A Catalogue of Furniture and Works of Decorative Art, Part III, London, n.d., (circa 1930), p.328.
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