A fine quality German Biedermeier inlaid mahogany and satinwood tilt top center table
second quarter 19th century
height 30in (59.5cm); diameter 76in (151cm)Provenance: sold Christies, New York, March 29-30, 2001, lot 49.
Property from a Collector, New York City.
With a rich red brown color to the highly figured timber. Line inlay in good condtion overall. Light fading to one edge of top. Underside veneered in satinwood with further line inlay. Slight wave to top. Tilt top mechanism works well. Secures wth nut to top of block. Some cracking to veneer in areas. Previously with feet.