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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 66

    AN ARTS AND CRAFTS OAK CENTRE TABLE

    MODERN, IN THE MANNER OF SIR ROBERT LORIMER

    Price Realised  

    AN ARTS AND CRAFTS OAK CENTRE TABLE
    MODERN, IN THE MANNER OF SIR ROBERT LORIMER
    The circular top on six octagonal-section supports joined by a stretcher
    28¾ in. (73 cm.) high; 71 in. (180 cm.) high


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    This table is based on a model attributed to Sir Robert Lorimer (d.1929), the leading designer of Scottish vernacular furniture. Lorimer is known to have designed two very closely related tables for Edinburgh University Library, which were manufactured by Scott Morton. A third related table with the reputed provenance to the Earls of Moray, was offered Christie's South Kensington, 16 May 2006, lot 202.

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