MANNER OF BRUCE TALBERT FOR HART, SON, PEARD AND CO., LONDON AND BIRMINGHAM
GOTHIC REVIVAL PITCH PINE & BRASS MOUNTED JEWELLED CENTRE TABLE, CIRCA 1870
the rectangular top with dentil mouldings raised above two ebonised ring-turned columns with inlaid brackets on blocked legs with chamfered brackets, linked by an incised brass stretcher set with agate and clear cabochon stones, raised on sled bases
107cm wide, 74cm high, 54.5cm deep Estimate £2,500-3,000 + fees Cooper, Jeremy 'Victorian & Edwardian Furniture & Interiors', Thanes & Hudson, 1998, p. 110, fig. 250 where the profile of a table by Talbert with similar features is illustrated. Talbert produced designs for the firm in the 1870's.
Sold for £3,750
(buyer's premium included)