• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5695

    Christie's Interiors

    13 April 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 108

    A PAIR OF CREAM AND GREY PAINTED MARBLE MOUNTED SIDE TABLES

    AFTER A DESIGN ATTRIBUTED TO CHIPPENDALE, OF RECENT MANUFACTURE

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    A PAIR OF CREAM AND GREY PAINTED MARBLE MOUNTED SIDE TABLES
    AFTER A DESIGN ATTRIBUTED TO CHIPPENDALE, OF RECENT MANUFACTURE
    Of 'Gothick' style, each with a rectangular veined limestone top, above a blind-fretwork frieze with foliate edge, centred by a c-scroll acanthus and rocaille cartouche, on open crocketted trefoils square section legs and block feet
    34½ in. (87.5 cm.) high; 78¼ in. (198.5 cm.) high; 30¾ in. (78 cm.) deep (2)


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    After a design of a slab table attributed to Thomas Chippendale, plate 29, Part II, A Society of Upholsterers Genteel Household Furniture in the Present Taste, 2nd Edition, 1765. See Elizabeth White, British 18th Century Furniture Design, 1990, Antique Collectors Club.

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    This lot will be removed to an off-site warehouse at the close of business on the day of sale - 2 weeks free storage