early c19th french empirestyle walnut and fruitwood console table with gilded brass classicalstyle mounts

Early C19th French Empire-style walnut and fruitwood console table with gilded brass classical-style mounts.



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Early C19th French Empire-style walnut and fruitwood console table with gilded brass classical-style mounts. Smart hall or console table of practical proportions and height , fitted with a frieze drawer.
The twin-plank figured walnut top above a frieze supported by classically-inspired architectural columns having entasis to the shafts ,and fitted with contrasting carved fruitwood rings and Tuscan-style capitals. The columns from well-chosen figured timber.
The rear raised on flat-section supports. The under-tier base raised on shaped fore feet .
The centre of the frieze drawer with a classical design gilt-brass mount featuring the Goddess of Plenty with cornucopia riding on a cloud in a cherub-drawn chariot , and corresponding classical dancing maidens to the top corners. The lower tier frieze with a central classical gilt-brass flower-head and leaf mount .
In excellent original condition , minor shrinkage cracks to the rear of the lower base platform .
The whole table has achieved a good mellow colour and patina.
H 38"
W 34"
D 18"
France c.1830
Established in the Cathedral City of Worcester for over 30 years , M.Lees&Sons , run by Michael Lees ,have been dealing with public and trade from show-rooms in an early Georgian town-house. We aim to provide a straight-forward approach to our business and build lasting relationships with our customers. As members of the 'London and Provincial Antique Dealers Association' , we provide full descriptive details , date ,authenticity and any available provenance ,with full disclosure of any restoration or repair which may have taken place .
Whether buying for pleasure , decoration or investment, we welcome you to our web-site or premises .
Past projects have included advising clients on forming and disposing of collections , furnishing period properties , hotel and commercial projects , also a shoot-room and lodge .
All goods are available to view and owned by M.Lees&Sons .
If visiting, a telephone call prior is advisable as due to the demands of the business the show-room does not have regular hours . Please feel free to contact us if we can be of assistance .
Tel. 01905 26620 / 07860826218
Located in the centre of Worcester in the shadow of the Cathedral with easy parking nearby. Exit Junction 7 M5 and follow the signs for Worcester Porcelain Museum . Our premises are located 100 metres from the Museum and 50 metres from Pay&Display car-park in nearby King St.
Internal Ref: ML169


Height = 96 cm (38")
Width = 86 cm (34")
Depth = 46 cm (18")

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