THE VIVIEN LEIGH COLLECTION Backgammon and Chess Table

GBP 12,000.00

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Object Description

Backgammon and Chess Table after a design by John McLean
19th Century
Pull-out top with inlaid chess board to one side over a tooled leather interior playing surface
Brass, parcel-gilt, boxwood stringing, rosewood, satinwood and leather
Made circa 1810

Object History

L. Loewenthal, London, ‘Antique inlaide rosewood games table with brass gallery and mounts’ 1950 (Laurence Olivier Archive, The British Library, London, MS 79840)
Underside metal label branded ‘Barber / Dealer of Antique Furniture / Windsor’
And a paper label stamped ‘Sir L. Olivier’

Object Details

Dealer Contact

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Dealer Location

Picton House Galleries
42 High Street
Broadway
WR12 7DT

70 Pimlico Road
Belgravia
London
SW1W 8LS
T: +44 (0)20 7730 7778