A George III Mahogany Card Table, Attributed To Paul Saunders,

CIRCA 1765

Height: 29" Width: 36" Depth: 17.5"

Inventory Number 8500-1302

Price

$48,000

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Description

The hinged rectangular top opening to a black leather-lined playing surface and foliate-carved edge, above a paneled frieze applied with carved acanthus scrolls, on cabriole legs with carved acanthus and elongated cabochons, on outward scrolled feet (the front feet re-tipped and formerly on castors). The rear rail with exhibition label "Leeds City Art Gallery and Temple Newsam House."

Illustrated

-+

Additional Information

Exhibited:
An Exhibition of furniture by, and in the manner of, Thomas Chippendale (1718-1779), June 8th to July 15th, 1951, organised by the Leeds Art Collections Fund.

Lent by Percy Dalton, no. 54.