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    Sale 5971

    An English Look - Robert Kime, Piers von Westenholz, David Bedale and James Graham-Stewart

    8 July 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 253

    A VICTORIAN AESTHETIC MOVEMENT EBONISED MAHOGANY AND MARQUETRY WRITING TABLE

    CIRCA 1870, ATTRIBUTED TO GEORGE TROLLOPE & SONS

    Price Realised  

    A VICTORIAN AESTHETIC MOVEMENT EBONISED MAHOGANY AND MARQUETRY WRITING TABLE
    CIRCA 1870, ATTRIBUTED TO GEORGE TROLLOPE & SONS
    The blue leather-lined top above two drawers on panelled foliate end standards with stiff-leaf capitals, joined by a part upholstered stretcher, on paw feet
    29½ in. (75 cm.) high; 48½ in. (123 cm.) wide; 25 in. (63 cm.) deep


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    George Trollope & Sons were registered under this name in 1843 and are recorded in West Halkin Street by 1864. The firm exhibited at several International Exhibitions. A table of similar design labelled 'G.Trollope & Sons' is illustrated Blairman's 2002 catalogue, no. 16.

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