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A MAGNIFICENT ELIZABETHAN OAK DRAW-LEAF TABLE. CRANBOURNE HALL, WINDSOR FOREST. LATE 16th CENTURY CIRCA 1570.

A MAGNIFICENT ELIZABETHAN OAK DRAW-LEAF TABLE. CRANBOURNE HALL, WINDSOR FOREST. LATE 16th CENTURY CIRCA 1570.

THIS MAGNIFICENT ELIZABETHAN TABLE IS IN REMARKABLY ORIGINAL CONDITION, IT HAS A THICK TOP AND LEAVES EXTENDING WHEN OPEN TO 115” AND 61” WHEN CLOSED. IT STANDS ON FOUR EXTREMELY LARGE GADROONED BULBOUS LEGS UNITED BY STRETCHERS. THE FRIEZES ARE CARVED WITH RIBBED DETAIL CENTRED BY FOILATE TABLETS. A PAPER LABLE TO THE UNDERSIDE OF THE TOP DESCRIBES , BY DIRECTION OF E.S WADE ESQ, CRANBOURNE HALL, WINDSOR FOREST / DINING ROOM.

A WONDERFUL EXAMPLE WITH EXCELLENT COLOUR AND PATINATION.

PROVENANCE-PRIVATE YORKSHIRE COLLECTION.
SOLD IN CHRISTIES MASTERS AND MAKERS, DEC 2014 FOR £22,500.

Top thickness 1.75”.

STOCK NO.1997.