A pair of Louis XV-style lacquered brass-mounted, kingwood, walnut, ebonised and floral marquetry fold-over swivel-action card tables
Lot 162
A pair of Louis XV-style lacquered brass-mounted, kingwood, walnut, ebonised and floral marquetry fold-over swivel-action card tables
£6,000 - 9,000
US$ 10,000 - 15,000
Lot Details
A pair of Louis XV-style lacquered brass-mounted, kingwood, walnut, ebonised and floral marquetry fold-over swivel-action card tables
each having a serpentine top inlaid with musical trophies in an ebonised reserve, within a scrolling foliate border of arabesques and flowers, and four bird-inlaid spandrels, one enclosing a baize-lined playing surface, the other a veneered interior, within an inlaid and stained meandering floral garland, the shaped front frieze with conforming floral marquetry centred by an inlaid bird, raised on four cabriole supports with figural mounts to the knees and terminating in acanthus-cast sabots, decorated in the round, 87cm wide, 46.5cm deep, 75cm high (34" wide, 18" deep, 29.5" high). (2)
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