American game table in walnut with square top inlaid chess or checker board with utility drawer and cabriole legs, circa 1900.
Dimensions: 28"H x 23.5"W x 23.5"D
The table was formerly owned by actress Ida Lupino, an English-American film actress and director, and a pioneer among women filmmakers. She became a U.S. citizen in 1948.
In her remarkable 48 year career, she appeared in over 50 films and directed seven others. Lupino made guest appearances in 50 serial television programs and directed at least that many other episodes. She has two stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for her contributions to the fields of television and film.