A pair of First French Empire mahogany console tables,
c.1810, each Sienna marble top over a frieze with applied ormolu mounts on simulated bronze caryatid front supports, with ebonised torsos and feet, before a mirrored back on a plinth base,
95cm high (2)
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Sold for £6,000
Minor chips to marble, otherwise no obvious major faults.
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Auction: 'Let There Be Light' - The Christopher Butterworth Collection, Thu, 21st Apr 2022
VIEWING BY APPOINTMENT
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