Bespoke 14ft Regency Style Dining Table Inlaid Flame Mahogany
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This bespoke Regency style dining table is made from the finest flame mahogany and can be extended to seat sixteen people.
It has two additional leaves which can be added to extend it into a large dining table to suit any occasion. It would work equally well as an eye catching boardroom table or as a formal table in a hotel or restaurant.
In keeping with the Regency dining table style, this marvellous table stands on three ‘gun barrel’ triple leg bases fitted with brass toes and castors. This gives the table a distinctive styling adding to its overall grandeur.
The amazing craftsmanship that has gone into this elegant table is immediately obvious, with the table surface having a crossbanded border created using satinwood. This enhances the lovely warm tones and grain of the flame mahogany wood ensuring they are shown off to perfection.
A full set of matching Regency flame wood mahogany chairs is also available as a separate purchase.
As the photographs show, this large dining table is in excellent condition.
About Flame Mahogany
It was during the 18th century that mahogany started to be commercially imported from the Americas and soon became a firm favourite of fine furniture makers due to gorgeous colour and also its strength. In the 18th century, Thomas Sheraton, the renown English furniture designer wrote that mahogany was his wood of choice when strength was needed. He went on to say that having a beautiful figure it could be polished to a high gloss and that any room was bound to ornamented by a piece of mahogany furniture.
The specific flam figure that makes flame mahogany is created by cutting through the branch as a point where it joins another element of the tree, e.g. the trunk or another branch.
Email or call us on the above number if you have any questions or queries about this large dining table and one of our experts will be delighted to assist. Please quote reference 00745 so we know which Regency dining table you are interested in. We are also very happy to arrange a viewing of this item or any other of our large dining tables in our North London warehouse. Feel free to email or call to make an appointment.
Our London warehouse and showroom is open for public viewings between 10am until 5pm every weekday and on occasional Saturdays. We do not open every Saturday so please call before travelling.
Shipping, Delivery and Return
We expertly pack and ship our large dining tables to any worldwide location, but please contact us for a shipping quotation before ordering this Regency dining table as we need to ensure that all your requirements will be met before you purchase it.
Shipping to any mainland UK destination is free of charge.
In accordance with the Distance Selling Regulations, we offer a 14-day money back guarantee if you are not satisfied with your purchase. Please note that you have to return the large dining table in its original packing and in its original condition for the money back guarantee to be valid. Unless we have sent you a large dining table that differs in some material way to what we represented (i.e. we sent you the wrong one), you will be liable for the return shipping costs as well.
Dimensions in cm:
Height 76 x Width 428 x Depth 124 - Fully extended
Height 76 x Width 306 x Depth 124 - With both leaves removed
Dimensions in inches:
Height 2 feet, 6 inches x Width 14 feet, 0 inches x Depth 4 feet, 1 inch - Fully extended
Height 2 feet, 6 inches x Width 10 feet, 0 inches x Depth 4 feet, 1 inch - With both leaves removed
Angelica Kauffman, RA (1741 - 1807)
was a Swiss-born Austrian Neoclassical painter who had a successful career in London and Rome. Though born as "Kauffmann", Kauffman is the preferred spelling of her name in English; it is the form she herself used most in signing her correspondence, documents and paintings.
While Kauffman produced many types of art, she identified herself primarily as a history painter, an unusual designation for a woman artist in the 18th century. History painting, was considered the most elite and lucrative category in academic painting during this time period. Under the direction of Sir Joshua Reynolds, the Royal Academy made a strong effort to promote history painting to a native audience who were more interested in commissioning and buying portraits and landscapes.
Despite the popularity that Kauffman enjoyed in British society and her success as an artist, she was disappointed by the relative apathy that the British had towards history painting. Ultimately she left Britain for the continent, where history painting was better established, held in higher esteem and patronized.
The works of Angelica Kauffman have retained their reputation. By 1911, rooms decorated with her work were still to be seen in various quarters. At Hampton Court was a portrait of the duchess of Brunswick; in the National Portrait Gallery, a self-portrait. There were other pictures by her at Paris, at Dresden, in the Hermitage at St Petersburg, in the Alte Pinakothek atMunich, in Kadriorg Palace, Tallinn (Estonia).
is a hard and durable wood with a satinlike sheen, much used in cabinetmaking, especially in marquetry. It comes from two tropical trees of the family Rutaceae (rue family). East Indian or Ceylon satinwood is the yellowish or dark-brown heartwood of Chloroxylon swietenia.
The lustrous, fine-grained, usually figured wood is used for furniture, cabinetwork, veneers, and backs of brushes. West Indian satinwood, sometimes called yellow wood, is considered superior. It is the golden yellow, lustrous, even-grained wood found in the Florida Keys and the West Indies.
It has long been valued for furniture. It is also used for musical instruments, veneers, and other purposes. Satinwood is classified in the division Magnoliophyta, class Magnoliopsida, order Sapindales, family Rutaceae.
Our reference: 00745
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