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    Sale 12246

    The English Collector: English Furniture, Clocks, European Ceramics & Portrait Miniatures

    19 May 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 273

    A PAIR OF GEORGE III SATINWOOD, SATINE, EBONY AND EBONISED PEMBROKE TABLES

    THE HARLEQUIN TABLE ATTRIBUTED TO MAYHEW AND INCE, CIRCA 1780
    THE OTHER LATE 18TH CENTURY/EARLY 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

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    A PAIR OF GEORGE III SATINWOOD, SATINE, EBONY AND EBONISED PEMBROKE TABLES
    THE HARLEQUIN TABLE ATTRIBUTED TO MAYHEW AND INCE, CIRCA 1780
    THE OTHER LATE 18TH CENTURY/EARLY 19TH CENTURY
    The rectangular twin-flap top with a sliding panel concealing a removable games board and a rising compartment with pigeon-holes and three mahogany lined drawers with ivory handles, above one false drawer and one freize drawer and two opposing false drawers, on square tapering legs with brass caps and anti-friction castors, en suite with a later pembroke table to match.
    28 3/4. in. (72.5 cm.) high; 39 1/2. in. (100.5 cm.) wide; 27 3/4. in. (70.5 cm.) deep


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    Prospective purchasers are advised that several countries prohibit the importation of property containing materials from endangered species, including but not limited to coral, ivory and tortoiseshell. Accordingly, prospective purchasers should familiarize themselves with relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import this lot into another country.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE COLLECTION OF THE LATE PETER ASCROFT, SHERFORD HOUSE, BROMYARD, HEREFORDSHIRE (LOTS 256-275)


    Literature

    G. Beard, J. Goodison, English Furniture 1500-1840, Oxford, 1987, p. 212, figs. 7, 8.