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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 113

    AN AESTHETIC MOVEMENT EBONISED OCCASIONAL TABLE

    CIRCA 1870, ATTRIBUTED TO EDWARD WILLIAM GODWIN (1833-1886)

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    AN AESTHETIC MOVEMENT EBONISED OCCASIONAL TABLE
    CIRCA 1870, ATTRIBUTED TO EDWARD WILLIAM GODWIN (1833-1886)
    The top with a reeded edge above a conforming undertier, on ring turned legs joined by stretchers, stamped to the underside '6178'
    27¼ in. (69 cm.) high; 16¼ in. (41 cm.) square


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    A line drawing of a similar table is shown in William Watt, Art Furniture Designs by E.W. Godwin, London, 1877, pl.15. Collinson and Lock are known to have executed versions of Godwin's design for their clients' requirements. See Susan Weber Soros, The Secular Furniture of E. W. Godwin, New York, 1999, pp. 143-4 for similar tables.

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