Neoclassical walnut round dining table in style of Thomas Hope. Beautifully figured crotch walnut pedestal with four Egyptian recumbent lions bearing strong similarity to designs by Thomas Hope. Large tilting top in later faux paint, though by examination, top was originally designed to be painted. Large and important.
Thomas Hope (Designer)
Height: 30 in. (76.2 cm)
Diameter: 65 in. (165.1 cm)
Style: Neoclassical (Of the Period)
Materials and Techniques: Oak, Paint, Walnut
Place of Origin: Baltic States
Period: Early 19th Century
Date of Manufacture: 1805-1815
Wear consistent with age and use. Minor Restorations. Early or Mid 19th Century Stabilization of Top.