• Christies auction house James Christie logo

    Sale 1993

    Important English Furniture

    25 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 127

    A GEORGE IV AMBOYNA AND SPECIMEN-WOOD CENTER TABLE

    CIRCA 1825

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GEORGE IV AMBOYNA AND SPECIMEN-WOOD CENTER TABLE
    CIRCA 1825
    The circular top inlaid with exotic timbers including palm, ash, maple and huanghuali in a geometric pattern centered by a spiraling disk pattern, with graduated triangles radiating out from the center, the top tilts above a faceted spreading pedestal base, raised on a tripartite base with paw feet and casters
    29 1/3 in. (75 cm.) high, 51½ in. (131 cm.) diameter


    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766

    Provenance

    Bought from Florian Papp, New York in 1999.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A NEW YORK COLLECTOR