A figured walnut table box by Oliver Morel at The Edward Barnsley Workshop, circa 1938
Lot 19
A figured walnut table box by Oliver Morel at The Edward Barnsley Workshop, circa 1938
Sold for £1,980 (US$ 3,076) inc. premium

Lot Details
A figured walnut table box by Oliver Morel at The Edward Barnsley Workshop, circa 1938
Of dovetailed construction and low rectangular form, the hinged lid with chequer and line inlays, repeated and with a lozenge to the underside, divided interior, curved pull handle and push button, on macassar ebony sledge feet, unmarked,
41cm wide, 31cm deep, 11.5cm high.

Footnotes

  • See illustration

    A letter from The Edward Barnsley Workshop states that the archive records that this box took Morel 79 hours to make in 1938 for the vendor's father, at a cost of £3. 19s
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