Luxury Design, Past & Present
A Regency oak drum table, the circular leather-inset top with ebony stringing above two deep, two shallow and four dummy frieze drawers with the original leopard-head ring handles, the solid triform base with bold ebonized lion’s paw feet and castors and inlaid in holly with classical wreaths encircling paterae, English, c1815.
H 30in Diam. 48in £24,500
Footnote: See also references to Thomas Hope’s ‘Household Furniture’, 1807 and designs by George Bullock in the description of a similar table researched by Butchoff Antiques.