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(c. 1870)

Blackwood (Acacia melanoxylon), Huon Pine (Largarostrobus franklinii), Red Cedar (Toona ciliata), Native Musk (Olearia argophylla), (other timbers)
76.5 × 122.0 cm diameter
Place/s of Execution
Carlton, Melbourne, Victoria
printed paper label on reverse of table top: JOHN PAIN, / Designer and Veneerer of Colonial Woods, / 26 BARKLY STREET, / CARLTON./DESIGNS AND ESTIMATES GIVEN FOR / Chess, Card, Fancy Work Tables, Writing Desks, (...illeg.)
Accession Number
Australian Decorative Arts
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased through The Art Foundation of Victoria with the assistance of Dr Joseph Brown OBE, Founder Benefactor, 1986
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of The Vizard Foundation
Gallery location
Not on display
Physical description
Circular top veneered within veneered rope border with geometric design, mounted on 3 cabriole legs.