A French Napoleon III period marquetry card table


Decorated throughout with extensive marquetry work depicting foliage, flowers and birds to the front, top, inside border, outer sides and back, mounted with cast scrolling ormolu mounts all around the table top as well as down the legs, ending with sabots feet; the top lifts and swivels to stabilise it into a table for four

French, c. 1870

78 cm
94 cm