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Breakfront open bookcase attributed to GillowsBreakfront open bookcase attributed to Gillows

A Regency rosewood breakfront open bookcase attributed to Gillows the shaped top with a brass gallery above a contre-partie boulle-work frieze and four fluted pilasters and three alcoves for five shelves, decorated with brass stringing, solid rosewood corbels and reeded feet, English, c1815.

Footnote: For a library table inlaid with the premiere-partie of the same boulle design see Susan E Stuart, ‘Gillows of Lancaster and London, 1730-1840,’ Antique Collectors’ Club, Woodbridge, 2008 Vol.I pp291. Pls 308 and 309.

Item ID:425

HEIGHT
39.00" (99 cm)
WIDTH
78.00" (198 cm)
DEPTH
16.25" (41 cm)

Wick Antiques LTD

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    Breakfront open bookcase attributed to Gillows

    £24,000 GBP
    ~ $30,583