STYLE: Furniture, Silver, Clocks, Ceramics and Vertu

STYLE: Furniture, Silver, Clocks, Ceramics and Vertu

View full screen - View 1 of Lot 107. A VICTORIAN GILT-BRONZE MOUNTED EBONY AND MARQUETRY CENTRE TABLE, MID-19TH CENTURY, POSSIBLY SUPPLIED BY EDWARD HOLMES BALDOCK.

A VICTORIAN GILT-BRONZE MOUNTED EBONY AND MARQUETRY CENTRE TABLE, MID-19TH CENTURY, POSSIBLY SUPPLIED BY EDWARD HOLMES BALDOCK

Lot Closed

September 9, 02:41 PM GMT

Estimate

15,000 - 20,000 GBP

Lot Details

Description

A VICTORIAN GILT-BRONZE MOUNTED EBONY AND MARQUETRY CENTRE TABLE, MID-19TH CENTURY, POSSIBLY SUPPLIED BY EDWARD HOLMES BALDOCK


the quarter-veneered ebony top profusely inlaid with flowers, birds, butterflies and grotesque masks, on three gilt-bronze dolphins centred around gilt-bronze mounted finial, the tri-form plinth base on concealed castors

82.5cm. high, 150cm. diameter; 2ft. 6¼in., 4ft. 11in.


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Probably acquired by Baron Mayer Amschel de Rothschild (1818 –1874), Mentmore, Buckinghamshire;

Thence by descent to Hannah de Rothschild, later Countess of Rosebery (1851 – 1890), Mentmore, Buckinghamshire;

Thence by descent until sold Sotheby's London, Mentmore, 18 May 1977, lot 100 (£5,000).

Christopher Payne, European Furniture of the 19th century, 1981, p.224.