19th Century English Tortoise Bamboo Trompe L'oeil Centre Table


Whimsical 19th century English aesthetic movement occasional table, center table, or games table crafted from radiant tortoise shell bamboo. The two-tier table features a trompe l'oeil decorated top on both tiers with decoupage playing cards on a black background with a rope border. The top of the games table is square with clipped corners. The legs are crafted from thick bamboo poles conjoined by the lower shelf. Excellent joinery and craftsmanship with lacquered surfaces and a rich bamboo speckled finish. Interesting conversation piece with versatile uses or as a display table. From an estate in San Francisco, CA.

Dimensions: 25.5"w x 25.5"d x 30.5"h

Circa: Late 19th Century, England

Materials: Bamboo, Paper, Wood

Condition: Good, minor wear consistent with age and use. Beautifully crafted with solid joinery. Age appropriate wear and fading as seen in photos.

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