About the object

England, c. 1775

A fine George III Adam period satinwood and marquetry semi-elliptical tea table, the top inlaid with neo-classical decoration including husks and anthemion, with a central radiating fan motif and rosewood crossbanding.

Opening to reveal a circular top inlaid in a similar fashion when closed, with marquetry in various different woods against a beautiful satinwood ground.

The frieze decorated with floral sprays with fine stringing in ebony, each tapering leg headed by a delicate inlaid patera, resting on raised block foot.

Provenance
1980 - Heath-Bullock 
Private UK Collection

Exhibitions
10th - 17th May 1980 
16th Buxton Antiques Fair, Pavilion Gardens, Buxton, Derbyshire.

Dimensions

Height: 73.00cm (28.74inches), Width: 98.00cm (38.58inches), Depth: 48.50cm (19.09inches)