A stunning coffee table with French 19th century Louis XV st. giltwood base and a fitted 18th century black Japanese Lacquer top. The table is raised on four finely carved cabriole legs decorated with acanthus leaves. Above the scalloped frieze with a lattice pattern amidst scrolls and acanthus leaves. At the top is the exquisite fitted Japanese lacquer with birds amidst branches and flowers and foliate pattern border, framed within a giltwood gallery with intricately carved cabochons at each corner. All original gilt throughout.