14th Jun, 2023 10:00

Fine Interiors

 
  Lot 369
 

369

A rustic elm workbench console table

A rustic elm workbench console table,
early 20th century, French, the thick top raised on square supports, one set with an iron vice,
223cm wide
50cm deep
78cm high

Take advantage of our Sworders Delivery Service. Please see 'Shipping estimate' below.

Sold for £350


 

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Please note that we normally offer this service for lots with an estimate of £500 or higher and all telephone bid requests must be received by close of business the day before the auction.

Auction: Fine Interiors, 14th Jun, 2023


By Interiors Enthusiasts, for Interiors Enthusiasts.

We are thrilled to share with you the Summer 2023 edition of our Fine Interiors catalogue, in which we have, as ever, strived to gather together an exquisite array of furniture and furnishings from collections across the country, blending timeless style with current interior decorating trends.

With nearly seven hundred lots you will find a diverse and tempting range of neoclassical and grand tour works of art, extraordinary examples of Derbyshire Blue John and Ashford Black marble from the collection of David and Elizabeth Hacker, East Anglian silver from the Colman Family collection, a selection of items from the Estate of Roy Carter and several spectacular lots previously owned by Arthur George Tite Esq. (1904-1984). We are also pleased to present the Montpelier Interiors edit, items meticulously sourced from across Europe by Nick and Belinda Hough-Robbins, and many other beautiful and covetable works of art, furnishings and furniture.

For the latest updates and content, follow our instagram: @swordersfineinteriors

 

Viewing

London Viewing | Highlights

A selection of lots will be on view Wednesday 24 May - Tuesday 6 June at our London Gallery, 15 Cecil Court, London WC2N 4EZ, as follows:

Monday-Friday, 11.30am - 5.30pm 

Saturday, 1pm - 5pm

Sunday - Closed

NOTE:   Closed on Monday 29 May for the bank holiday

For more information, please contact 0203 971 2500 | london@sworder.co.uk 

 

Stansted Viewing | Auction

Viewing will be held at our Stansted Auction Rooms, Cambridge Road, Stansted Mountfitchet CM24 8GE, as follows:

Friday 9 June, 10am - 5pm 

Saturday 10 June, 10am - 2pm 

Sunday 11 June, 10am - 2pm 

Monday 12 June, 10am - 5pm 

All lots are, however, extensively illustrated and carry detailed condition reports - see 'Condition report' at the foot of each lot description. 



The auction will take place at our Stansted Auction Rooms, Cambridge Road, Stansted Mountfitchet CM24 8GE.

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Please note that this item is not suitable for a pre-sale automated shipping estimate due to the items weight/size. 

The below table shows indicative shipping costs for larger items being delivered within the UK mainland. Please note that all the below costs are purely for indicative purposes and are to be used as a guideline only. If you purchase multiple large items, we will combine deliveries to reduce the shipping costs. 

Should you be successful in buying this item, a specific shipping estimate will need to be requested after the sale using the link in your invoice email; this also includes all requests for international delivery.

If you would like further information about shipping and collection please see here.

 

Buying a pre-loved, antique, or vintage item not only provides you with unique style and value for money but it also helps to reduce landfill, and the annual emissions of an antique or vintage piece can be as little as one sixteenth of those of its new equivalent!

Sworders is proud to be supporting the work of Antiques are Green - the movement that was founded in 2009 to promote “a greener future created from the past”. Read their fascinating carbon footprint study of a Georgian chest of drawers versus a modern equivalent here

 

Antiques are Green

 

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