A highly individual decorative expression; all surfaces ornamented with die-cut embossed foil paper against a painted black ground. The table was most likely decorated during the mid-19th century. The serpentine top on urn-turned column raised on ridged cabriole legs ending in pad feet. Overall excellent condition. (H: 27"; top: 15.25 by 15.75".)
An elegant and tall form…maple and curly maple
Top with ovolo corners affixed to cleats and tip-block,
elegant turned column raised on cabriole legs resting
on beautiful snake feet with full pads.
(H: 28.5"; top: 16.75 by 16")
This example featuring a square-top with canted corners affixed to molded cleat that receives the octagonal post which is raised on a chamfered platform base resting on four shaved legs. Original surface history; cleaned to original blue paint. (H: 26.75"; top: 14 by 14.25")
Condition: Typical common shrinkage fissure to base of standard caused by shrinkage;
repaired with a square nail likely during the 19th century. The repair is frequently
encountered and does not distract. Couple little chips of wood missing at top of one
leg…again no distraction. Ring and stain to top. Really a beautiful country table.
Additional Information: Oval top pivots on shaped cleats; retains original carved and
painted wood lock that is received by a rabbet cut into edge of block. The shaft is
tapered and incised, it continues to urn, reel, and compressed ball turnings. The table is
raised on cabriole legs terminating in pad feet the tops of which are ridged (arris].
The octagonal mahogany top banded with ebonized molding is attached to a conforming chamfered cleat affixed to a delicate turned and carved standard featuring an ebonized acorn drop finial; the whole on tripod base; the top edges with ebonized molding; the scrolled feet are ornamented with domed bosses featuring concentric ring turning. (Excellent condition; H: 35.5”, top: 11 by 11”)
The rectangular top with molded edges, on spiral and ring-turned standard, continuing to down-sloping, out-swept legs with turret-like terminus raised on ball feet. (Old break to one leg, else fine; 28.5" H, 17 by 20.5" top.)
The rectangular top with cut corners on a molded cleat; turned column raised on spider legs. Excellent condition with typical shrinkage crack where leg dovetails into base of column. (Height: 28"; Top: 16 x 19".)
The round top affixed to cleat, above the turned and blocked (hexagonal) standard, raised on slab-cut cabriole legs. Dimensions: 23.5" high, 15.5" top diameter.
637-60 - SOLD
Candlestand, X-Base, Red Paint, Pennsylvania Date/Period: 1750-1800 - SOLD
Measurement: Height: 29.5"; top: 13" diameter
Material: Maple and cherry
Condition: Very good
Literature: The Pennsylvania German Collection – Philadelphia Museum of Art,
Beatrice B. Garvin, Philadelphia, 1982; page 49, cat. 10.
Additional Information: A robust table…turned shaft has square block at bottom which
tenons through lap-joined carved base, secured with iron plate. The circular top
supported by four carved supports which tenon into hewn square top of shaft.
X-Titus Greesey Collection.
Eastern white pine, cherry and oak
The cleated oval top is raised on a complex turned pedestal resting on a robust arched
“X” base with gouge notched toes. Rich old color, traces of old painted surface; very
good condition. (Height: 21.5"; top: 16.25" x 13.5")
The central threaded shaft facilitates the shaped and turned arm retaining original tinned and tabbed candle-sockets.
The threaded standard pierces the tray top with its square terminus; square preventing turning. The applied moldings are nailed to the chamfered block creating the medial table raised on tall delicate Windsor legs.
A country stand; the shaft with chamfered edges is socketed and wedged at each end. The round top retains remains affixed to the cleat by original wooden pegs; additional nails have been added over the years. The top is made of pine; shaft and base of ash; old red paint. (H: 25.5"; top diameter: 15.5".)
The round top raised on standard featuring an unusual and robust turning vocabulary, and turned drop-finial; the tripod base, which is pegged, also features fully developed robust turnings. See Furniture of the Pilgrim Century by Wallace Nutting, plate 911-913 for a similar table. (Height: 25.75"; top diameter: 12.5")
As depicted, with adjustable dished-top round shelf; double candle sockets analogous to turned and shaped arm; the threaded cylindrical standard above turned column received by round base with molded edges then raised on bamboo-turned legs. (Height: 40"; top diameter: 15".)
637-43 - SOLD
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