Marble-topped table by William Burges

Table with marble slabs inlaid in 'pietrs dura' with formal designs of birds, butterflies, trees, & fountains on a ground of figured marbles; the oak underframe is painted red & black with stencilled gilt flowers & symbols.

Details

Medium:
Oak & marble
Dimensions:
137 x 81 cm
Art Fund grant:
£500 ( Total: £1,300)
Acquired in:
1971
Vendor:
Phillips de Pury

Provenance

William Burges; Colonel T.Minshall.

Venue details

Lotherton Hall Off Collier Lane, Towton, Aberford, LEEDS West Yorkshire LS25 3EB 0113 3782959 www.leeds.gov.uk/lothertonhall

Entry details

Free with National Art Pass (standard entry £5.50)

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