Description & Technical information


The top with rounded corners banded in satinwood and ebony with a central panel veneered in Chinese lacquer with a scene of a palace within a landscape; the frieze similarly banded and inlaid over two doors with lacquer panels depicting a palace surrounded by trees and rocks by the waterside and opening to reveal adjustable shelves, the sides similarly decorated; the turned columns decorated gold English japanning in gold raised on turned feet.

Height: 36 in (91.5cm)         Width: 48 in (122cm)          Depth: 15 ¾ in (40cm)

Date:  circa 1790
Period:  George III
Medium: satinwood and ebony
Dimensions: 91.5 x 122 x 40 cm (36 x 48 x 15³/₄ inches)
Provenance: Probably the Marquess of Anglesey, Plas Newydd, Anglesey
Thence by descent to Lord Rupert Paget

Categories: Furniture