14 May 2009
A GEORGE III MAHOGANY THREE-PEDESTAL DINING-TABLE
BASICALLY LATE 18TH CENTURY AND ADAPTED, ATTRIBUTED TO GILLOWS, THE CENTRAL PEDESTAL LATER
Comprising two D-shaped end sections, a later central pedestal and two further leaves, on reeded cabriole legs and castors, the D-shaped end sections re-shaped
29 in. (74 cm.) high; 140 in. (305 cm.) fully extended; 45¾ in. (116 cm.) deep
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A design for a similar six pedestal dining table inscribed to 'Lady Blount' and dated 'August 1798' is illustrated in L.Boynton, Gillow Furniture Designs 1760-1800, 1995, no. 55.
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