Circa 1840 the moulded cornice above a pair of geometrically glazed doors enclosing three adjustable shelves above a single long drawer and a pair of cupboard doors, raised on turned bun feet, 156cm wide, 59cm deep, 221cm high (61" wide, 23" deep, 87" high).
Provenance: Purchased from Southside Antiques, Haberfield, 2 June 1983.
Reference: For a similar bookcase see 'Australian Furniture, Pictorial History and Dictionary' 1788-1938, by Kevin Fahy and Andrew Simpson, page 159, plate 22.
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