Presented for sale is a stunning set of three matching English Victorian ebony lacquered gold trays hand painted with landscapes. The trays have serpentine stepped edges decorated with gilt penwork borders and large center scenes each depicting a boat and sailor on a lake shore with mountains in the background.
According to the Estate, these trays were once retailed by Shreve, Crump, & Low in the mid 19th century. The trays are fitted with hangers enabling them to be displayed on a wall. They are in used condition with a few scratches and minor enamel loss to be expected in pieces of this age. The colors are still vibrant and the wear adds to their incredible charm.
Size Of Large Tray: 29” Width by 22 ¼” Height
Size Of Medium Tray: 25” Width by 19 ½” Height
Size of Small Tray: 18” Width by 15” Height.
Set of Three Matching Victorian Hand Painted Tole Trays