9315

A FINE BURR ELM REGENCY WRITING TABLE

English. Circa 1815.

Measurements

Height: 28 1/2" (72 cm)
Width: 41 1/2" (105.5 cm)
Depth: 25 1/2" (65.5 cm)

Research

Of burr elm. The rectangular top with rounded corners, above a panelled frieze set to the front with two drawers set with shaped handles with nulled decoration, the frieze fully dummied to the reverse, the whole raised on two downswept trestle ends topped by foliate scrolls with panelled sides fluted to the front and reverse and set with palmette decoration, above spreading scrolling fan decoration, each end raised on a plinth upon two scrolling feet raised on brass castors.

Provenance:
Hotspur Ltd., Lowndes Street, London, 1974

Full research report available on request.