the richly patinated solid cherrywood rectangular top with canted corners above a conforming base raised on four boldly scrolled openwork trestle supports all joined by a cross stretcher; excellent condition.
each with slender baluster-form shaft above a tripartite base adorned with finely detailed chased decoration with lively scrollwork and shell motif raised on spheroid feet; excellent condition; patinated surface.
the original rectangular plate surrounded by a deeply, well-carved frame of robust cascading laurel leaves; the crest and lower rail with lively foliage, stylized flowers and grapes; antiquing to plate; patination to later paint and gilding.
with high cartouche-shaped back centering an over-scaled coral painted shell motif; above a faux marble hinged seat over a solid apron with scalloped border; in colors of coral, blue, green and ochre on a pale blue ground; restored condition.
the baluster-form center support with acanthus leaf carving at the top above a spiraling bulbous mid-section; emanating 8 s-scrolled arms the whole terminating in a finial knob; wear and patination to surface; rewired.