Library Writing Table by Thomas Chippendale

Oak table veneered with rosewood and inlaid with designs in satinwood and other stained woods.

Details

Medium:
Oak, rosewood, leather
Dimensions:
84 x 207 x 120 cm
Art Fund grant:
£5,000 ( Total: £43,050)
Acquired in:
1965
Vendor:
H Blairman & Sons Ltd

Fitted with 3 oak-lined drawers in the frieze and a cupboard in each pedestal. Original red-morocco leather top and gilt border.

Provenance

Made for Edwin Lascelles, Harewood House.

Venue details

Temple Newsam House Temple Newsam Estate, LEEDS West Yorkshire LS15 0AE 0113 336 7461 www.leeds.gov.uk/templenewsamhouse

Entry details

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