This size of coffee table is a perfect fit in today’s modern living spaces - large enough to do its job but compact enough so not to dominate a room.
A fabulous shape with useful storage/magazine rack below and crafted from real woods, there are clear Danish influences that have helped style this table, with inverted curved ends and detailing around the rim, all sitting on tapering teak legs.
The table has been thoroughly cleaned and degreased, lightly sanded and has had several coats of quality teak oil to enhance and protect. Whilst the table is in excellent vintage condition it does show the normal signs of use. Please study the photos as we feel they are a true representation of the condition of this vintage item, we have highlighted the worst of any damage, on this particular piece a scratch and a slight chip to one edge. At some point we think this may have been darkened with a coloured varnish.
British furniture designer Richard Hornby is best known for his long and successful collaboration with furniture makers Fyne Ladye of Bath. He worked predominantly with African teak (afromosia) and his pieces were sold in the likes of Heals and Harrods.
The quality of wood and manufacture is as you would expect from this quality maker. Rarely are their pieces labelled as they were retailed through top independent shops like Heals of London. Such retailers preferred to sell more exclusive pieces which didn’t have maker’s labels on them.
Width /length – 121 cm
Depth – 41 cm
Length of the lower rack is 117.5 cm
Rack is 18 cm from the floor
The gap in between is 17.5 cm
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