London, South Kensington
8 July 2009
AN EARLY VICTORIAN SPECIMEN MARBLE, BEECH AND WALNUT CENTRE TABLE
THE BASE CIRCA 1840, IN THE MANNER OF A.W.N. PUGIN, THE TOP 19TH CENTURY
The circular associated top inset with specimen marbles, depicting a horse, on a faceted tripartite base
28 in. (71 cm.) high; 23½ in. (59.5 cm.) diameter
The Graves-Knyfton family, Uphill Manor, Weston-super-Mare, Avon, until sold Greenslade Hunt house sale, 10-11 December 1992.
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Thomas Tutton-Knyfton, purchased Uphill Manor in 1853. He employed J.G. Crace to remodel the drawing room, octagonal hall and tower in the 'High-Gothic' style.
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