9th Dec, 2020 10:00

The Christmas Auction

Lot 455

A late 17th century style Dutch walnut and ebonised marquetry side table, 19th century

A 19th century, late 17th century style, Dutch walnut and ebonised side table
The rectangular marquetry top in the style of Jan van Mekeren, after Monnoyer, with a large basket of flowers on a bracket, flanked on each side by bold foliate scrolls with a floral garland linking each side, a bird in each corner, above a conforming frieze drawer with thick 2.5mm marquetry veneer, on tapering cylindrical legs, united by two wavy stretchers, veneered with similarly thick foliate marquetry, with a foliate carved boss in the middle, raised on toupie feet.
114.5cm wide x 72cm deep x 72cm high

Sold for £2,300

Condition Report

Losses, including sections of marquetry, particularly the stretchers. Restorations including marquetry on top (some later scrolls, patches etc. and later sections including fillets at each end of the drawer. Chips, dents and scratches all-over.

Bidding indicates acceptance of the condition of the lot.  All lots are sold subject to general wear and tear commensurate with age and handling over time and only obvious faults will be mentioned after a visual inspection. If you have particular specialist questions on any lot, please state these before bidding since we cannot and will not provide a forensic examination of any lot but only a general condition report as a guide only. All condition reports given by Halls Holdings Ltd's representatives or agents are statements of opinion and not fact. If you require any further information about any lots in this auction or about bidding please do not hesitate to contact us again.


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