7 May 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 4,750
Estimate GBP 2,000 - GBP 3,000
A REGENCY MAHOGANY LIBRARY TABLE
CIRCA 1815-1820, ATTRIBUTED TO GILLOWS
The top previously with further removable leaves to each end, above two cedar-lined frieze drawers
28½ in. (75 cm.) high; 63¼ in. (160.3 cm.) wide; 31 in. (78 cm.) deep
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This sofa-table, now lacking its candle-flaps, was conceived en suite with a fireside Grecian-sofa; and its pillars are raised on Grecian plinths, whose caster-concealing stump feet are sculpted in tassel-like reeds.
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