M. FORD CREECH ANTIQUES & FINE ARTS

 

GEORGE II HIGHLY FIGURED MAHOGANY TRIPOD TEA TABLE

England, c1750

 

 

 

The round dished finely figured solid mahogany top,

cut from the trunk of the tree just below the point where two branches spread,

with original surfaces and a warp typical of such cuts,

above a tapering and ring turned standard having a lower urn-form wrythen-turned knop,

raised on three well formed tripod legs ending in pointed pad feet; the top with a warp to one edge

 

Condition : Original surfaces with superior patination and color;

warp to one side top; otherwise excellent;

please note below, that the center is still supporting a glass erect and plumb.

 

Provenance :  David H. Wilson, Teaneck NJ

 

David H. Wilson (1949-2011) was one of this country's leading connoisseurs in 17th and 18th century British furniture. 

He served as a consultant, appraiser and restorer for Sotheby’s and Christies,

as well as leading dealers and collectors in New York, London, and throughout the United States. 

Mr. Wilson was also instrumental in vetting many major collections for authenticity. 

 

 

28.25” High, The Top 23.25” x 23.5” Wide

 

For further information on this table, and for words I wish I had said, please click this link:

http://pegsandtails.wordpress.com/2011/09/10/glorious-time-warp/

  

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England, 1745
Prov : by Repute, Wentworth Woodhouse

 

 

 

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George II Highly Figured Mahogany Tripod Table, England, c1750 

 

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