• English Furniture and Clocks auction at Christies

    Sale 7769

    English Furniture and Clocks

    19 November 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 27

    A PAIR OF WILLIAM IV GILTWOOD TABLES

    CIRCA 1830

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF WILLIAM IV GILTWOOD TABLES
    CIRCA 1830
    Each with rectangular inset red and green later marble top with moulded edge, on leaf-wrapped trestle supports, joined by a turned stretcher, on rounded platforms and gadrooned ball feet
    27½ in. (69.5 cm.) high; 29¼ in. (74 cm.) wide; 15¼ in. (38.5 cm.) deep (2)


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    The Grecian palm-wrapped columns relate to a table pattern in T. King's Cabinet Maker's Sketch Book, 1835 (E.T. Joy, The Pictorial Dictionary of British 19th Century Furniture Design, Woodbridge, 1977, p. 507).

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    Provenance

    The Ellerslie House Collection, Christie's, London, 24 May 2001, lot 21.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN