A George III Marquetry Inlaid Mahogany Urn Table

england , circa 1775

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.

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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
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