Lot 282Continental Japanned and Parcel-Gilt Tôle Center Table
Possibly French, first quarter of the 19th century
The mother-of-pearl applied dished circular top decorated with gold and red Chinese scenes on black ground, raised on a reeded columnar support continuing to a tripartite dished plinth and ending in lion's paw feet and casters. Height 28 inches (71.1 cm), diameter 40 inches (1.01 m).
C The Noel and Harriette Levine Collection
Sold for $17,500
Very good restored condition, painted decoration and gilding refreshed and some parts now with varnish, craquelure to painted and gilt decoration throughout, minor replacements to applied mother-of-pearl decoration, chips to painted decoration, rubbing to painted edges, especially of top, plinth and feet.
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