William IV Drum Table
Rosewood, gilt-tooled leather, brass
27.5in h x 26in d
• an important private collection, Far Hills, NJ
This classic table design is a strong example of early 19th century English taste. The striated circular top is inset with gilt-tooled leather and fitted with frieze drawers over a reeded vasiform stem with lappet base on a footed tripartite support.