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A George II lacquer painted and parcel-gilt console table, in the manner of William Kent, circa 1730.

The oblong top in Takamakie lacquer, probably from the top of an export cabinet, the Greek key pattern frieze on three scrolling legs headed by plumed masks and united by swags of bay leaves, the shaped base carved with acanthus leaves and on a black painted plinth, 82cm by 88cm.

Possible 1804 Inventory listing: “Japan Closet …a White & gold Table with a Japan Top.”

 

 

REFERENCE: FUR0306

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