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An early Victorian rosewood writing table by Holland & SonsAn early Victorian rosewood writing table by Holland & Sons

The rectangular gilt tooled leather inset top above two short frieze drawers, on fluted ring-turned baluster twin columnar end supports, terminating in recessed castors, one drawer stamped: 'HOLLAND & SONS'

Literature
FOOTNOTES
Recorded in 1815 as Taprell and Holland, the firm by 1843 was under the auspices of William Holland, a relative of the Regency architect Henry Holland. Subsequently, Holland and Sons became cabinetmakers and upholsterers to the Queen, their first commission being for Osborne House in 1845.

Holland and Sons continued to supply furniture for Osborne until 1869, but gained further commissions for Windsor Castle, Balmoral and Marlborough House. They supplied furniture for many leading institutions, including the Reform and Athenaeum Clubs, the British Museum and Royal Academy, and also participated in many important International Exhibitions, including London in 1862 and Paris in 1867 and 1872.

Makers
HOLLAND & SONS

ITEM ID
170
DEPTH
25.98" (66 cm)
HEIGHT
29.53" (75 cm)
AGE
19th Century
ROOM
guest bedroom, living room, master bedroom
STYLE
Victorian
THEME
English Country
WIDTH
48.43" (123 cm)
PRODUCT
Tables
TYPE
Antique

Wick Antiques LTD

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Lymington SO41 9BB
UK
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    An early Victorian rosewood writing table by Holland & Sons

    £2,850 GBP
    ~ $3,717

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