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SA813055

A Fine George III Mahogany Extending Dining Table Attributed To Gillows

Price

£3,400 | $4,186 USD | €3,851 EUR
Item Number: SA813055
Date of manufacture: Georgian
Current Status: For sale
Seller: Olive Mount Antiques
This antique has been viewed 29 times in the past month with the most views from Finland.

Description

A fine George III mahogany extending dining table, attributed to Gillows. The three section rectangular top with rounded corners and fluted edges comprising a drop leaf centre section and two D ended end sections, one extra leaf, raised on thirteen turned, fluted cylindrical supports terminating on brass castors.
Offered due to retirement. previously advertised at 12,300
Gillows of Lancaster and London, also known as Gillow & Co., was an English furniture making firm based in Lancaster, Lancashire, and in London. It was founded around in Lancaster in about 1730 by Robert Gillow (17041772)
Gillows was owned by the family until 1814 when it was taken over by Redmayne, Whiteside, and Ferguson; they continued to use the Gillow name. Gillows furniture was a byword for quality, and other designers used Gillows to manufacture their furniture. Gillows furniture is referred to by Jane Austen, Thackeray and the first Lord Lytton, and in one of Gilbert and Sullivan's comic operas. In 1903 Gillows merged with Warings of Liverpool to become Waring and Gillow and although the furniture remained of a high quality it was not as prestigious.
Internal Ref: 3035



Declaration

This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as Georgian.


Dimensions

Height = 72 cm (28.3")
Width = 282 cm (111.0")
Depth = 115 cm (45.3")


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Olive Mount Antiques
Northwich
Cheshire
United Kingdom

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