18 October 2005
A GEORGE III MAHOGANY SILVER TABLE
The rectangular galleried top above a blind-fretwork frieze on similarly carved legs joined by brackets, bearing the trade label of Apter-Fredericks, London
41 in. (69 cm.) high, 28 in. (71 cm.) wide, 16 in. (41 cm.) deep
with Apter-Fredericks, Ltd., London.
An American Private Collection; Christie's, New York, 16 April 2002, lot 189.
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The fretwork pattern compares to that on a William Ince engraving of a china case of around 1760 as reproduced in P.Ward-Jackson, English Furniture Designs of the Eighteenth Century, London, 1958, pl. 151.
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