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    Sale 7464

    Un hôtel particulier du Faubourg Saint-Germain The Collection of The Marquis and Marquise de Ravenel

    21 - 22 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 159

    A PAIR OF WILLIAM IV ROSEWOOD AND SIMULATED ROSEWOOD TRIPOD TABLES

    CIRCA 1835

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    A PAIR OF WILLIAM IV ROSEWOOD AND SIMULATED ROSEWOOD TRIPOD TABLES
    CIRCA 1835
    Each gadrooned top with later green leather lining, on grained down-scrolled supports joined by a concave-sided platform, the underside of both tops inscribed 'AH25', and one with indistinct initials, the tops possibly previously fitted with specimen marble
    27½ in. (70 cm.) high; 31 in. (79 cm.) diameter (2)


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    Their tripod altar pattern derives from a 'Dejeuné' table in George Smith's, Collection of Designs for Household Furniture and Interior Decoration, London, 1808 (pl. 82).

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