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  • Important 17th Century Tortoiseshell Table ||| Attributed Forschoudt of Antwerp
  • Important 17th Century Tortoiseshell Table ||| Attributed Forschoudt of Antwerp
  • Important 17th Century Tortoiseshell Table ||| Attributed Forschoudt of Antwerp

Important 17th Century Tortoiseshell Table ||| Attributed Forschoudt of Antwerp

Gallery Price: £45,000

An extremely rare and fine centre table by the Antwerp workshop Forschoudt. Veneered in ebony, tortoiseshell and ivory, the ornamented top identical to a table and cabinet in the V&A, polished with shell and marble to imitate Japanese Lacquer.
Netherlands, circa 1650
Height 66cm 26in
Width 61cm 24in
Depth 40cm 15.75in

Important 17th Century Tortoiseshell Table ||| Attributed Forschoudt of Antwerp

Victoria & Albert Museum