A pair of Victorian gilt metal mounted tortoiseshell and brass 'Boulle' marquetry ebonised pier cabinets by Bell & Coupland
Lot 240Y
A pair of Victorian gilt metal mounted tortoiseshell and brass 'Boulle' marquetry ebonised pier cabinets
by Bell & Coupland
Sold for £3,750 (US$ 6,377) inc. premium
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Lot Details
A pair of Victorian gilt metal mounted tortoiseshell and brass 'Boulle' marquetry ebonised pier cabinets
by Bell & Coupland
each inlaid with scrolling foliage and honeysuckle, the central glazed panel mounted door enclosing two shelves, one door applied with a plaque which reads: 'BELL & COUPLAND, CABINET MAKERS, LANCASTER', 78cm wide x 32cm deep x 110.5cm high, (30 1/2in wide x 12 1/2in deep x 43 1/2in high) (2)

Footnotes

  • Bell & Coupland are documented as cabinet makers and upholsterers working from premises at 40-41 Lune St., Preston, Lancashire, "The Directory of the Cabinet, Furniture and Upholstery trades... for England, Scotland, Wales & Ireland", Kelly & Co., London, 1877 and 1894.

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