A George III mahogany secretaire bookcase
Lot 508
A fine George III mahogany secretaire bookcase
£4,000 - 6,000
US$ 6,500 - 9,800

Lot Details
A fine George III mahogany secretaire bookcase
A fine George III mahogany secretaire bookcase
The moulded projecting cornice with lotus detail above a continuous band of navette shaped motifs centred by flower heads above a pair of bar glazed doors enclosing three adjustable shelves, the base with conforming navette decoration above a fall-front secretaire drawer fitted with drawers and pigeon holes above three concave graduated drawers on bracket feet, 107cm wide, 56cm deep, 242cm high.

Footnotes

  • The glazing pattern of the bookcase doors is taken from Thomas Chippendale's Cabinet and Upholsterers's Director 1754, plate LX.
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