Table with D-shaped marble top, ormolu-mounted giltwood frieze, ormolu legs terminating in lion paw feet with a stretcher ornamented with a ribbon of scallop shells.
Console table by Matthew Boulton, 1798
© Soho House
- Marble, ormolu, gilt wood
- 75 x 146 x 48 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £75,000 ( Total: £400,000; Tax remission)
- Acquired in:
- Private vendor
This work was acquired with assistance from the Wolfson Foundation.
Believed to have been commissioned in 1798 by Matthew Boulton forSoho House thence by descent at Tew Park, Oxfordshire
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