19th century rosewood tricoteuse table
19th century rosewood tricoteuse table
19th century rosewood tricoteuse table
19th century rosewood tricoteuse table

19th century rosewood tricoteuse table

c. 1820 France

Offered by Thakeham Furniture Ltd

£1,780 gbp
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19th century rosewood tricoteuse table. Tray top with a frieze drawer raised on lyre shaped ends. Turned stretcher below and raised on four curved legs.

The ‘tricoteuse’ (french for ‘knitting women’) was a nickname given to women who sat beside the guillotine and knitted while attending public executions during the French Revolution.

Circa. 1820
Dimensions
Height 69.00 cm (27.17 inches)
Width 48.00 cm (18.90 inches)
Depth 33.00 cm (12.99 inches)
Stock Code
4647
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