Veneered with birch, jacaranda, maple and ebony. Mounts of gilded brass. Loose red japanese lacquered tray from the second half of the 1800's (In a letter from the early 1880s, the table describes as the "French table with inlays and red varnish tray"). Diam 52 cm, height 75 cm.
Later tray, veneer repairs.
500 000 - 700 000 SEK
46 382 - 64 935 EUR
According to the family: von Liewen/de Geer af Leufsta/von Essen, Wijk castle.
Carl Reinhold von Essen's (1868-1949) home, Karlavägen 23, Stockholm.
Svenska hem i ord och bilder, Stockholm 1932, Count Carl Reinhold von Essen and Countess Brita born De la Gardie, Karlavägen 23, the table pictured p. 228 and described p. 230.
Viewing: 5 Dec–10 Dec at Berzelii Park 1, Stockholm
Open: Mon–Fri 11–18, Sat–Sun 11–17
Auction: 11–12 December at Arsenalsgatan 2, Stockholm
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