Lot 335 Est R 50000 – 150000 A Magnificent 14-piece Handcrafted Cape Black Stinkwood Italian POW Dining Ensemble circa 1940s:


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the dining table with rectangular-shaped top, featuring moulded & rebated edge over a raised, carved & pierced rocaille, leafy-scroll & cabochon frieze, above openwork scroll bracket & shell crested scrolling cabriole legs (78.5 x 225 x 118.5cm) PLUS 8 x matching dining chairs, each shield-shaped & upholstered kid leather back with scroll supports & metal studded seat, over a raised, carved & pierced scrolling leaf & shell frieze, on conforming cabriole legs, together with 2 x matching carver chairs. A pair of matching butt-end Console Table Extensions, each with cartouche-shaped & hinged flap top & hinged drop-leaf side, over a plain frieze & enclosing a storage compartment, on raised, carved & pierced conforming decorated frieze, on scrolling cabriole legs (Closed: 78.5 x 118 x 58cm each) (Open: 78 x 118 x 69.5cm each) AND a sideboard display of large proportions, the raised, carved, moulded & pierced cartouche shaped frame surmounted by a scrolling acanthus leaf, shell & rocaille crest & supported on two scrolled bracket supports & enclosing a mirror plate with stepped base, set on a lower serpentine-fronted cabinet having a moulded & rebated edge, above a central raised & carved relief panel, depicting two birds in a tree & inscribed: Paradys Vlieevanger and flanked on each side by 4-bow front drawers & 2 additional side-cabinets, all with raised & carved scroll handles, on a conforming apron on shell crested cabriole legs (180.5 x 243.5 x 59cm)