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Image of Gallery in South Kensington
Not currently on display at the V&A
On display with the Bath Preservation Trust

Console Table

1745-1755 (made)
Place of origin

On loan to Bath Preservation Trust at 1 Royal Crescent, Bath.

Object details

Object type
Materials and techniques
Carved, painted and gilded pinewood, and black marble.
Brief description
Carved and gilded pinewood with black marble top, English, 1745-55. RF:70/1613
Physical description
Console table of carved and gilded pinewood. The black marble top has a serpentine outline is supported on two legs of pronounced cabriole form with shellwork edges. The stretcher is ornamented with a dog's head and paw in profile, painted black and surrounded by leaves. A portion of the carved foliage surrounding the dog's head on the stretcher is broken off and missing.
  • Height: 30in
  • Width: 39in
  • Depth: 20in
Measurements taken from paper records - not checked on object.
Subjects depicted
On loan to Bath Preservation Trust at 1 Royal Crescent, Bath.
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Record createdJune 24, 2009
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