Antique Victorian Ebonised Chinoiserie Floral Papier Mâché Drinks Butlers Tray

Antique Victorian Ebonised Chinoiserie Floral Papier Mâché Drinks Butlers Tray
Antique Victorian Ebonised Chinoiserie Floral Papier Mâché Drinks Butlers Tray
Antique Victorian Ebonised Chinoiserie Floral Papier Mâché Drinks Butlers Tray
Antique Victorian Ebonised Chinoiserie Floral Papier Mâché Drinks Butlers Tray
Antique Victorian Ebonised Chinoiserie Floral Papier Mâché Drinks Butlers Tray
Antique Victorian Ebonised Chinoiserie Floral Papier Mâché Drinks Butlers Tray
Antique Victorian Ebonised Chinoiserie Floral Papier Mâché Drinks Butlers Tray
Antique Victorian Ebonised Chinoiserie Floral Papier Mâché Drinks Butlers Tray
Antique Victorian Ebonised Chinoiserie Floral Papier Mâché Drinks Butlers Tray
Antique Victorian Ebonised Chinoiserie Floral Papier Mâché Drinks Butlers Tray
Antique Victorian Ebonised Chinoiserie Floral Papier Mâché Drinks Butlers Tray
Antique Victorian Ebonised Chinoiserie Floral Papier Mâché Drinks Butlers Tray

Antique Victorian Ebonised Chinoiserie Floral Papier Mâché Drinks Butlers Tray
Antique English Victorian Ebonised Chinoiserie Floral Papier Mâché Drinks Butlers Tray (Circa 1860). This is a fine quality antique English Victorian ebonised papier mâché tray, in the chinoiserie manner, depicting a floral arrangement, circa 1860, in good original condition. The tray is constructed of papier mâché and decorated with a finely gilded foliate motifs on a raised escalloped border, encompassing a painted floral arrangement, flanked by further floral details in each corner, which incorporates gorgeous attention to detail. The detail in the painted gilt work is also stunning. The tray is decorative and ideal for use as either a drinks tray or for ornamental display in the home. It is solid and ready-to-use. This item would look superb in a variety of rooms from the living or dining room. The tray would certainly grace any home or office and would be a great investment, as it is extremely functional. So, dont miss out on your chance to own such a lovely piece. Width = 80.2cm or 31½ or 2ft 7½ Depth = 60.8cm or 24 or 2ft. The drinks tray is in good original condition. There is some ware to the escalloped corners on either side. Minor old use marks, scuffs, scratches and general ageing to the finish are present to the trays; it has evidently been used over the years (please see photos), but nothing significant considering their age. However, it remains a very attractive rare piece which is perfectly usable. There are no splits to the trays. The detail in the painted gilt work and mother-of-pearl inlay is intact and shows that the craftsmanship is second to none. It is solid in joint and ready to use. All items are professionally packaged and fully insured in transit; therefore, we can assure you, your items will be securely protected in transit and arrive safely with you. Before placing your order(s) please make sure this is the item for you. Delisting & Sale Cancellation. CINOA is the world association of Art & Antique dealer associations. All LAPADA & CINOA members abide by their strict code of practice by adhering to reputable standards of quality, expertise and integrity. Yola Gray has dealt in fine art and antique furniture for over 40 years. Yola Gray has a special interest in Colonial furniture, specifically Colonial Four Poster Beds. Yola Gray also provides a variety of fine English Antique Furniture, Art and Fabrics to clients in the UK, Europe and further afield. The item “Antique Victorian Ebonised Chinoiserie Floral Papier Mâché Drinks Butlers Tray” is in sale since Friday, July 10, 2020. This item is in the category “Antiques\Antique Furniture\Nightstands”. The seller is “yolandagrayantiques” and is located in Tarporley, Cheshire. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Provenance: England, UK
  • Folded Dimensions: Width: 2ft 7½, Depth: 2ft
  • Returns Policy: Free 14 Day UK Returns
  • Style: Victorian
  • Material: papier mache
  • Original/Reproduction: Original
  • Product Type: Antique Victorian Papier Mache Drinks Tray
  • Age: Circa 1860

Antique Victorian Ebonised Chinoiserie Floral Papier Mâché Drinks Butlers Tray