Louis XV-Spieltisch, sog. Table „Tric-Trac“, Frankreich, 19. Jh.


A 19th century tric-trac game table, the rectangular top removable, inlaid on one side with a chess board, on the other covered with a simple green felt - ideal for other games of dice. Removing the top reveals a tric-trac board, tric-trac being a French variant of Backgammon. Gaming was a favorite pastime in 18th and 19th century France, starting in the 18th century with multipurpose writing and card tables of various designs. The rectangular table with a mahogany veneer, with four dummy drawers in the frieze on cabriole legs with gilt-bronze sabots. In excellent condition.


PERIOD: Louis XV-Stil, ca. 1880/ Louis XV Style, ca. 1880
PLACE OF ORIGIN: Frankreich / France
MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES: Marketerie, vergoldete Bronze / marquetry wood, gilt bronze
CONDITION: Sehr gut. Minimale Gebrauchs- und Altersspuren / Very good. Minor wear consistent of age and use.
HEIGHT: 77 cm (30.32 in. )
WIDTH:  91 cm (35.82 in. )
DEPTH: 56 cm (22.04 in. )
Price Upon Request