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Louis XVI-Style Porcelain-Mounted Card Table
- This Louis XVI-style French card table serves a variety of functions
- The tabletop opens to reveal a playing surface, complete with green felt
- When closed, the elegant design functions as a side or console table
- Adorned by porcelain and gilt bronze mounts, it embodies the timeless elegance of the Louis XVI era
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Card playing and gambling were very popular pastimes among the fashionable elite during the 18th- and 19th-centuries, and tables such as this were specially crafted and housed in some of the finest estates throughout Europe. To find a porcelain-mounted example is a rarity, particularly in such excellent condition.
32 1/2" wide x 16 1/4" deep x 30" high
With table top expanded: 32 1/2" wide x 32 1/2" deep x 30" high