Regency faux rosewood and gilt Book-Stands
The four circular graduated shelves revolving individually, each shelf supported with tiers in the form of 3 volumes of tooled leather faux book spines, the centre column with marbled paper; each book-stand raised on a turned tapering column issuing from a lotus on a gadrooned collar, the tri-partite platform base on bun feet, each surmounted with a reeded and parcel gilt finial; one book-stand is of a later date and incorporates some old parts.
England, circa 1810
Height: 187 cm Depth: 72 cm
Provenance: Mallett at Bourdon House, London, 1993