elegant early c19th george iv period rosewood sewing or work table of gillows design

Elegant early C19th George IV period rosewood sewing or work table of Gillows design.



Item Ref

ML 202


Elegant early C19th George IV period rosewood sewing or work table of Gillows design.
Figured rosewood table attributed to a design by the esteemed cabinet-making firm of Gillows of Lancaster & London . The figured rosewood rectangular top fitted a shallow ''cock-beaded' mould to the inner edge. The ends each fitted a lidded and silk-lined demi-lune compartment. Fitted with a silk pleated bag beneath on a sliding frame , which opens from both sides of the free-standing table .
Raised on shaped and fretted uprights with vase design and fitted with a central turned bar , onto a bar with shaped scroll feet. The uprights joined by a central turned stretcher bar of conforming design.
In excellent original condition with rich patination and polished finish . The demi-line compartments and fabric bag , all recently re-lined and covered in pink moiré or watered silk .
A well-designed and elegant ladies' sewing table in ready to use condition.
H 27.5"
W 26"
D 13"
England 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: ML 202


Height = 70 cm (28")
Width = 67 cm (27")
Depth = 33 cm (13")

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