interesting early c20th french tooled leatherbound booktable with inset silkwork top

Interesting early C20th French tooled leather-bound book-table with inset silk-work top.



Item Ref

ML 1901


Interesting early C20th French tooled leather-bound book-table with inset silk-work top.
Gilt-tooled brown leatherbound wooden table of shaped 'crescent ' form fitted with damask silk-lined central cupboard and drawer with open compartments either side probably for books . The top inset with a glass panel covering a finely-worked silk embroidered picture depicting a central basket of flowers..
The whole raised on a shaped 'os-de-mouton' style legged base. The door and cupboard fitted with brass handles . Elaborately tooled and gilded work to all the leather surfaces.
Minor wear to leather and some minor historic wood worm holes (treated).
H 33"
W 20"
D 10"
France c.1920
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 .
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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 .
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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: ML 1901


Height = 82 cm (32")
Width = 50 cm (20")
Depth = 25 cm (10")

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