London, South Kensington
17 February 2008
AN ANGLO-CHINESE AMBOYNA PADOUK AND EBONY LIBRARY TABLE
The rounded rectangular reeded edge top with lines above three frieze drawers, two fitted with divisions, with reeded rounded angles and dummy drawer panels to the reverse on moulded panelled end-standard supports with foliate scroll carved spandrels with flowerhead ornament, joined by a waisted stretcher on carved paw feet and castors
30 in. (76 cm.) high; 53 in. (135 cm.) wide; 24½ in. (63 cm.) deep
The Library, Strawberry Hill, Twickenham.
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A Chinese export tea table on similar panelled end-standard supports with foliate scroll carved spandrels with flowerhead ornament and carved paw feet was sold Christie's South Kensington, 26 November 2003, lot 561.
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