Sale 20CN03

Pair of Regency Inlaid Mahogany, Ebony and Part-Ebonized Serving Tables

Catalogue: English & Continental Furniture / Old Masters / Russian Works of Art

Lot Details

Lot
Pair of Regency Inlaid Mahogany, Ebony and Part-Ebonized Serving Tables
Attributed to George Bullock, circa 1815
Each with anthemion-inlaid pedimented three-quarter gallery flanked by acroteria, the breakfronted top with canted corners above a scroll-carved frieze flanked by mahogany-lined drawers, raised on ring-turned and fluted tapering legs. Height 45 1/2 inches (115.7 cm), width 81 1/4 inches (206.4 cm), depth 26 1/4 inches (66.7 cm).

The pattern of this table derives from a design by George Bullock recorded in the Wilkinson Tracings in City Museums and Art Gallery, Birmingham (M.3.74, f. 22). The marquetry patterns and applied scrolls and roundels are all characteristic of Bullock's documented work. A sideboard of related form was sold, Christie's, London, The Collection of Will Fisher: Founder of Jamb, February 2, 2012, lot 300.


Estimate: $15,000 - $25,000

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Overall good restored condition, minor losses to veneers, rubbing to ebonized decoration, old marks and scratches, staining to tops, especially to one with probable water damage and perishing to varnish, with residue of old wax, age crack to left side of one top, scuffs to legs and feet; undersides of both with yellow chalked inventory number 38248, possibly that of Hyde Park Antiques, New York.


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Estimate: $15,000 - $25,000

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English & Continental Furniture / Old Masters / Russian Works of Art

Wed, Oct 28, 2020 at 10am EDT