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    Sale 7524

    Turin London Corfu The Collection of Giorgio Marsan and Umberta Nasi Volume II Session II

    12 - 13 December 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 289

    A SWEDISH BIRCH AND EBONISED TRIPOD TABLE

    LATE 18TH/EARLY 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A SWEDISH BIRCH AND EBONISED TRIPOD TABLE
    LATE 18TH/EARLY 19TH CENTURY
    The circular tilt-top on a baluster shaft and cabriole legs, re-ebonised
    29¼ in. (74.5 cm.) high; 35 in. (89 cm.) diameter


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    This type of tripod table is typically Swedish and was produced in the 1780s and for the following fifty years. A table signed by Lars Eric Lindell (active Köping 1818-1843) is illustrated in H. Groth, Neoclassicism in the North, London, 1990, p. 213, fig. 55, and a related table signed by Jacob Sjölin (active Köping & Kungsör, 1767-85) is illustrated ibid., p. 211, fig. 41.

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