A FINE EDWARDIAN SATINWOOD CENTRE TABLE BY HICKS OF DUBLIN - REF No. 7065
H: 30 in / 76 cm ; W: 38 1/2 in / 98 cm ; D: 26 in / 65.8 cm
A stunning quality Edwardian Georg III Style early 20th century satinwood occasional table of oval form on tapering legs.
James HICKS (1886 - 1936), a cabinetmaker, was extremely skilled at producing furniture in 18th-century styles. He trained in the cabinet making workshops on Tottenham Court Road in London. On his return set up business in 1893 at 5 Lower Pembroke Street, Dublin. He established what was to become one of Dublin’s leading cabinet making firms with a client list that included Princess Victoria, the Crown Princess of Sweden, and King Edward VII making fine veneered and inlaid furniture usually to commission.