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Exemplary Queen Anne Walnut Dressing Table c. 1710

A very fine quality Queen walnut dressing table
c. 1710
30 inches high, 44 inches wide and 23 inches deep.

From floor to lowest edge of frieze is 15 inches.

The internal height of the frieze drawers is 2.75 inches, of the flanking drawers if 5 inches, of the central and lowest drawers is c. 2 inches.
Full Description
Oak carcase and

original oak lined segmented drawers made c. 1710. Exceptionally thick

walnut across the whole piece in excellent condition and complete and

original with minor shrinkage to the top consistent with age.


moulded top with notched corners and feather crossbanded borders. the

frieze fitted with six drawers with featherbanding and brass drop

handles with snape fasteners. The cabriole legs carved with acanthus

leaf and scrolled hocks terminating in pad feet.

Very beautiful

and elegant English dressing table of lovely proportions in exemplary

condition. Some earlier handle marks, usual and not significant. The

drawer frames lipped with convex crossbanded beading.

A separate

toilet mirror would have been placed on the table when used as a

dressing table and when the mirror was not needed, the table would have

been used as a writing or side table.

In superb original

condition - with truly excellent patination and well developed colour.

This dressing table is a very fine collector's piece and would retail in

a London dealership for more than £6,000.