WHARTON ESHERICK (1887 - 1970)
Exceptional dining table with reticulated base, Paoli, PA, 1935; Oak, carved walnut; Carved WHARTON ESHERICK MCMXXXV; 29 1/2" x 107" x 38 1/2"; Provenance: Descended in the family of the original owner
Sale Price: $200,000
Estimate: $50,000 - $75,000
Top made of three solid oak slabs supported by well-engineered base that prevents the top from cupping or warping. Warm patina to original finish, some ring stains and shallow darkened dents/scratches to top. Some minor splits to joinery and seams on base. Very good original condition, dramatic presence.