Book table

Ref: 2184
  • Retailer

    Retailed by Heal & Son (1810-present)

    Manufacturer/cabinetmaker, perhaps K. Herman

  • Detail

    Limed ‘Russet’ oak

    60 x 60 x 60 cm

    English, 1930s

  • Marked

    ‘240 / K. Herman’ [stamped], depository label for G. B. Havant, Strand, and ivorine label for Heal’s (all under base, see right)

  • Notes

    See Susanna Gooden, At the Sign of the Fourposter: a History of Heal’s (1984), p. 83), for a page from a 1936 Heal’s catalogue.  ‘No. D526 RUSSET OAK BOOK TABLE; octagonal; 20 ins. by 20 ins. on top by 20 ins high .. £2.12.6 (Dark Oak £2.12.6′; Weathered Oak £3.3.0; Painted any colour £3.10.0 …’