A George IV walnut davenport by Hindley & Sons
Lot 620
A George IV walnut davenport
by Hindley & Sons
Sold for £687 (US$ 906) inc. premium

Lot Details
A George IV walnut davenport
by Hindley & Sons
of small proportions, the gilt tooled leather inset hinged writing slope enclosing three drawers, above four drawers to the front, on castors, the top drawer stamped: 'C. HINDLEY & SONS, 134 OXFORD ST., LONDON' and '49245', 49cm wide x 48.5cm deep x 86cm high, (19in wide x 19in deep x 33 1/2in high)

Footnotes

  • 'C. Hindley and Sons', which features on the top drawer of the present lot, are noted as cabinet makers active c.1820-30 and were based at 154 Oxford St., London. Their name also appears on several other documented pieces including a George IV yew and ebony inlaid kidney shaped desk (See Conn., November 1978; V & A archives] and G. Beard and C. Gilbert, eds., Dictionary of English Furniture Makers, 1660-1840, 1986, p.433).
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