6 March 2008
A GREEN-PAINTED GILTWOOD AND GESSO CENTRE TABLE
The circular top on ram's mask headed supports joined by a concave sided under tier with paw feet, the underside of the top with a paper label inscribed 'Small dining room, London'
31 in. (79 cm.) high; 29½ in. (75 cm.) diameter
Probably Sir Nathaniel Broke Middleton, 3rd Bt. (d.1887) and by descent and transferred from London to Shrubland Park, Suffolk, sold Sotheby's House Sale, 19th, 20th & 21st September 2006, lot 1505a, £4,560 (inc. premium).
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