My Ronald Phillips Sign Out +44 (0)20 7493 2341

An extremely small and rare early 18th century gesso table with rectangular moulded ‘Gris des Ardennes’ marble top above a concave frieze carved with shell strapwork and acanthus leaf ornament on a pounced ground, above shaped convex apron with floral caving; on four club legs with lappets and acanthus carving to the knees, terminating in shell decorated pad feet.

Literature: Jaques Dubarry de Lassale, Identifying Marble, Dourdan 2000, pp.204-5

Illustrated:
Christie’s, ‘The H. J. Joel Collection’, sale catalogue, 17th April, 1980, p.49.

     

  • Provenance

    H. J. Joel Collection (formed under the guidance of R.W. Symonds), London, England;
    Private collection, London, England;
    Private collection, New York, USA.


YOU HAVE RECENTLY VIEWED ITEMS

Make an enquiry
simon-phillips
  • Name: * Phone: E-mail: *
  • Comment:
  • CAN WE HELP YOU?
  • +44 (0)20 7493 2341
  • ADVICE@RONALDPHILLIPS.CO.UK