A George IV rosewood drum top library table in the manner of T. & G. Seddon
Lot 445Y
A George IV rosewood drum top library table
in the manner of T. & G. Seddon
£5,000 - 7,000
US$ 8,400 - 12,000
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A George IV rosewood drum top library table
in the manner of T. & G. Seddon
the circular gilt tooled leather inset top above four short frieze drawers and four short hinged frieze drawers, on a lotus leaf and acanthus wrapped column, terminating in a concave quadripartite base with roundel feet and recessed brass castors,, 122cm wide, 120.5cm deep, 75.5cm high (48in wide, 47in deep, 29 1/2in high).

Footnotes

  • The roundel feet that are a distinctive aspect of the present drum top library table bear a striking similarity to those on a T. and G. Seddon labelled bookcase, c.1830, illustrated in C. Gilbert, The Pictorial Dictionary of Marked London Furniture, 1700-1840, 1996, pl.816, p.411.
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  1. Thomas Moore
    Specialist - Furniture
    Bonhams
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    Unit 1, Sovereign Park
    London, NW10 7QP
    United Kingdom
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