25 March 1999,
Price realised GBP 11,500
GBP 8,000 - GBP 12,000
A GERMAN GILTWOOD PIER TABLE
The moulded rectangular associated verde antico top above a pierced floral swagged frieze centred by an imbricated and acanthus-wrapped cartouche with central strapwork and floral boss on foliate strapwork cabriole legs headed by satyr masks and husk trails and joined by waved square stretchers and centred by a plinth with a rocaille frieze on acanthus wrapped paw feet, restorations to feet, losses to gilding and minor losses to peripheral carvings, regilt
30 in. (78 cm.) high; 48 in. (122 cm.) wide; 28 in. (71.5 cm.) deep
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A very closely related German giltwood side table was sold anonymously, in these Rooms, 14 December 1995, lot 143.
Bought from Felix Harbord, for the Sitting Room, Hans Crescent in February 1957.
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