11520 AN INTERESTING MAHOGANY GEORGE V RETRACTABLE FOLIO STAND OR EASEL WITH FRETWORK DECORATION English. Circa 1900. Measurements: Height: 60″ (152.4 cm) Width closed: 25 1/4″ (64.1 cm) Width extended: 42″(106.7 cm) Depth: 29 3/4″ (75.6 cm).
Of mahogany. The upper section with molded cornice and large double sided angled folio support each with fluted edge and a central slat, the sides pierced, raised on a rectangular table base with fretwork frieze supported on five square tapering legs united by an H-stretcher and terminating in square capped brass castors. Sliding out the telescopic mechanism allows the folio support and table surface to be extended, supported on the fifth leg.