07-13-2017 07-14-2017
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3020B Boston
July 13, 2017 04:00 PMCalender

George III Mahogany Game Table

Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3020B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 14, 2017 10:00AM


George III Mahogany Game Table, England, mid-18th century, with deal and oak, folding top with inlaid grain-painted textile surface over squared corners on a frieze with single small side drawer, swing-out gate leg, supported by carved cabriole legs on pad feet, ht. 28 3/4, wd. 31 3/4, dp. 31 1/4; closed ht. 27 7/8, dp. 15 1/2 in.

Provenance: Proceeds from the sale of the collections will be used by the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, Williamsburg, Virginia, exclusively for the acquisition of art and antiques to be exhibited in its art museums and historic buildings.
Estimate $500-700

Loss to top edge of gateleg. Overall signs of age-typical wear including scuffs, nicks, abrasions, cockling to textile.

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