Satinwood, rosewood, sycamore, paint, parcel gilt
82 x 76 cm
Place of origin
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Killerton, Devon (Accredited Museum)
One of a pair of satinwood, painted and parcel-gilt demi-lune side or pier tables, English, circa 1790, in the manner of Robert Adam, each satinwood top within a wide sycamore border crossbanded with rosewood, the frieze decorated with rosettes to the centre and lozenges alternating with wheatsheaves to the sides, on tapering fluted and leaf-clasped legs headed with paterae, one with paper label S.38 A, the other S.38 B.
Stewart Bequest, on loan from Montacute House, Somerset.
Marks and inscriptions
On each table to underside, back rail : S.38 A S.38 B