Writing Table

Ref: 0002
  • Designer / Maker

    Designed by A.W.N. Pugin (1812-52)

    Manufactured by George Myers (1803-75)

    The metalwork probably by John Hardman & Co. (founded 1838)

  • Detail

    Oak and deal, with patinated brass handles

    73 x 91 x 53 cm

    English (London), circa 1840

  • Provenance

    [ … ]; H. Blairman & Sons; American private collection

  • Collection

    Private collection

  • Notes

    The design for this table survives with descendants of the Myers family (see right).  For another Pugin-designed table, attributed to Myers, see H. Blairman & Sons, Furniture and Works of Art (2014), no. 9.

    We are grateful to the late Clive Wainwright for the Myers family design.