A fine Hepplewhite period satinwood demi-lune pier table circa 1780
The demi-lune top is decorated with crossbanded and inlaid acanthus scrolls above an ornate inlaid frieze with foliate motifs and oval-shaped decoration above square tapering legs inlaid with bell flower drops, foliate motifs and pen-worked feather inlay feet raised on ebony blocks.
- Height: 33ins (84cm)
- Length: 49ins (124.5cm)
- Depth: 21.5ins (54.5cm)
Literature ref: plates 61 & 62 George Hepplewhite ‘The Cabinet-Maker and Upholsterer’s Guide’
Bought and sold in 2009