A fine American Aesthetic inlaid and carved rosewood bookcase
possibly commissioned for the Edward Dayton residence, executed by Herter Brothers, New York
In three sections, centered by three bookcase doors flanked by two tower and two shorter doors, each with three-quarter spindle gallery, the tower doors drawer and cabinet fronts carved with foliate sprigs and inlaid with flowering cherry branches and sprigs, raised on a plinth base, the reverse stamed HERTER BRO'S, inscribed in pencil 342 Dayton.
height 68in (173cm); length 145in (369.3cm); depth 21in (53.3cm)
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