A George II Mahogany Console Table Centred By Carved Lion’s Mask
The original rectangular Green antique marble top, above egg and dart moulded frieze, centred by an exquisitely carved lion’s mask, above a moulding of ribbons and patrea. The whole resting on cabriole legs, carved with flowering acanthus inside ‘c’ scrolls, on lion’s paw feet.
English, C. 1740
Illustrated in ‘English Furniture from Gothic to Sheraton’ by Herbert Cescinsky, page 264
Height: 76 cm
Width: 115 cm
Depth: 60 cm