07-09-2011 07-09-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2554B Boston
July 9, 2011 10:00AMCalender
845

Pair of Giltwood and Marble Console Tables

$2,015$1,700
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2554B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 09, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

Pair of Giltwood and Marble Console Tables, each with serpentine marble top above openwork carved frieze with central cartouche, acanthus leaves, laurel garlands, and winged paterae, on scrolled cabriole legs with ornamental stretcher, approx. ht. 35, wd. 29 1/4, dp. 15 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

They tables were probably made around 1920. The surface has been completely over painted in gold. One with piece broken off of the stretcher and there are age typical minor defects throughout both tables.