About the object

A late Regency rosewood free standing library table, by James Winter, the rectangular leather-inset top with a gadrooned edge and frieze enclosing two drawers on one side and two corresponding dummy drawers on the other. 

The solid end supports with beaded edging, scroll and acanthus leaf terminals and central carved rosettes, all on paw feet with the original disguised castors, stamped James Winter, 101 Wardour St. 

English, circa 1820.