Following on from some of the horrendous carve-ups in Picture This XXXIX, Bonhams are auctioning an early George III mahogany (and later-carved) bird-cage action supper table (lot 226) at their Knightsbridge rooms on the 16th of December 2014.
Early George III mahogany supper table with later carving to the top and base. (Bonhams)
That would have been lovely…
No sense of the meaning “leave well enough alone”…..