15 April 1999
A SINGHALESE PADOUK TRIPOD JARDINIERE
The pierced foliate vase on a waisted foliate column and supported by three bird monopodia with paw feet, on a concave-sided platform with scrolled feet, brass castors
38 in. (96.5 cm.) high; 25 in. (63.5 cm.) diam.
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There is a related jardinere, less ornately carved and with stylized Regency motifs, at Temple Newsam House, Leeds (illustrated in C. Gilbert, Furniture at Temple Newsam House and Lotherton Hall, Leeds, 1978, vol. II p. 491, no. 646).
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