• 500 Years: Decorative Arts Eur auction at Christies

    Sale 2203

    500 Years: Decorative Arts Europe Including Carpets from The Corcoran Gallery of Art

    24 November 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 350

    A GEORGE III MAHOGANY TEA TABLE

    THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A GEORGE III MAHOGANY TEA TABLE
    THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY
    The serpentine top and apron with raised molded edge, two paper labels to underside, one with black ink inscription 'H157', the other with 'Carrie [?] Esq.'
    27½ in. (70 cm.) high, 32½ in. (85.5 cm.) wide, 22¼ in. (56.5 cm.) deep


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    Provenance

    Acquired from Fortnum & Mason Ltd., London, 22 May 1968.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF THE LATE MR. AND MRS. GORDON T. SOUTHAM,
    VANCOUVER, CANADA (LOT 350)


    Literature

    R. Collison, 'The Shaughnessy Legacy', City and Country Home, November 1988, p. 97.