A magnificent George III marquetry inlaid mahogany urn table. The table of serpentine form with a square gallery top inlaid with a central star medallion in fruitwood and crossbanded with tulipwood, above a slide and a shaped fluted frieze with carved rosettes, on moulded cabriole legs carved to the knees, terminating in acanthus carved feet and brass castors.
Height: 27.56 in (70 cm) Width: 15.75 in (40 cm) Depth: 15.75 in (40 cm)
A related tables was sold from the celebrated Arthur Leidersdorf Collection: Sotheby & Co., A Collection of English Furniture,Barometers & Clocks formed by a Gentleman residing in New York, 27 - 28 June 1974, lot 98.
For related examples: The Dictionary of English Furniture (2nd Edition), vol. III, p. 157 (The Percival Griffiths Collection)
R.W. Symonds, English Furniture, p. 241, fig. 203