David Foord-Brown Antiques

Fine 18th Century & early 19th Century English Furniture, Porcelain & Old Sheffield Plate Silver

​A FINE ROSEWOOD READING/WRITING & GAMES TABLE GEORGE IV, CIRCA 1825.

Description:

A FINE ROSEWOODREADING/WRITING & GAMES TABLEGEORGE IV, CIRCA 1825.

A delightful multi-purpose table, the adjustable reading slope sliding forward to reveal a back gammon surface over a sliding chess board inlaid with an intricate pattern of inlaid exotic woods, flanked by semi circular lidded compartments (one fitted for ink bottles & pen tray) with pierced gilded galleries, raised on twin end lyre supports and four shaped swept feet, united by a turned cross stretcher, and four gilded lions paw feet.

Origin: English

Circa:1825

Height: 29.5 in. (75 cm.) | Width: 29 in. (74 cm.) | Depth: 17in. (43 cm.)

Price: £6,750

Stock Ref: A10616

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David Foord-Brown & Sean Barry
David Foord-Brown Antiques
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