Luxury Design, Past & Present
A Collector's Cabinet in the Grecian Taste of the Late Georgian Period
Constructed in a beautifully faded and patinated San Domingo Mahogany, and dressed with finely cast ring pulls to the cedar lined quadrant moulded lockable drawers; of rectangular form, the seven graduated drawers housed within full height 's' form spandrels carved with acanthus leaves and curlicues, and having conforming channelled spandrels to the rear; three flower head bosses adorn the upper apron.
English, Circa 1825
The decorative designs employed on this piece draw deeply from Peter & Michaelangelo Nicolson's 'Cabinet Maker' of 1826