A good oak sideboard or buffet, by Peter Waals, circa 1926, after a design by Ernest Gimson
Lot 21
A good oak sideboard or buffet, by Peter Waals, circa 1926, after a design by Ernest Gimson
Sold for £11,040 (US$ 18,556) inc. premium
Lot Details
A good oak sideboard or buffet, by Peter Waals, circa 1926, after a design by Ernest Gimson
Of rectangular outline, with macassar ebony front supports, fluted mouldings and curved handles, the top with a shallow, moulded ledge back, over a pair of frieze drawers each with a moulded edge, relief rectangular inset panel front, open section with a fielded twin panel back, and a base enclosed by a pair of doors each with a moulded edge, square panel stepping to a central octagon, over a shaped frieze, on a pair of octagonal front supports with a section of faceted edges, to octagonal bun type feet, 131cm wide, 54cm maximum depth, 117.5cm high.

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Footnotes

  • Provenance: On loan to Leicester Museum until 2007.
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