China tables were popular in Britain but produced in America were British influence was strong (Portsmouth NH, Charleston SC…). The one presented here was made in England and has a gorgeous single board figured mahogany rectangular top with pierced gallery on 3 sides and 4 fret work aprons with drilled pattern. Four triangular cross section legs with sawn and drilled fret work and terminated by their original castors.
Having one open side, this rare table can also be a marvelous desk or side table.
OF THE PERIOD: Chinese Chippendale
PLACE OF ORIGIN: England
DATE OF MANUFACTURE: 1830
PERIOD: Early 19th Century
MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES: Hand-Carved Mahogany
CONDITION: Good. There has been a repair to the Gallery.
WEAR: Wear consistent with age and use. Minor structural damages. Minor fading.
30 in.H x 44 in.W x 26 in.D
76 cmH x 112 cmW x 66 cmD