George II Figured Walnut Card Table on Cabriole Legs in the Manner of Benjamin

GBP 12,900.00

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Object Description

This superb figured walnut games table has trefoil style corners to the fronts and is elegantly raised on carved cabriole legs, terminating on carved ball and claw feet, witch retain there original leather bound caters. To the centre of the table neatly concealed in the frieze, is a large long drawer. The quarter veneered feather and cross banded top, opens to reveal a baize lined interior, with four walnut counter wells and figured candle/drinks roundels to each corner. Attributed to Benjamin Crook

Literature: Pictorial Diction of Marked London Furniture Makers, Page 169 – Fig:265. Benjamin Crook operated on the south side of Saint Pauls Church Yard from 1732 until may 1748 when he took the decision to retire.

Object History

Provenance: Private collection Beaconsfield, UK

Object Literature

Literature: Pictorial Diction of Marked London Furniture Makers, Page 169 – Fig:265. Benjamin Crook operated on the south side of Saint Pauls Church Yard from 1732 until may 1748 when he took the decision to retire.

Object Condition

Fabulous original condition with lovely rich patinated surfaces.

Object Details

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Buscot Manor
Buscot
Oxfordshire
SN7 8DA