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The glazed upper section with two doors and adjustable shelves above a fitted secretaire drawer and cube trellis cupboard doors. decorated throughout with contrasting counter veneers and lavish ormolu borders to the cornice, edges and panelled sides. French, circa 1850.

Footnote :

Despite being French this bookcase is featured in R W Symonds & B B Whinery Victorian Furniture’ pp 150-1. The authors note that “‘a piece of this quality would have been made only by one of the leading makers and its cost would have been considerable”.

ITEM ID
5089
DEPTH
22.5" (57 cm)
WIDTH
50" (127 cm)
HEIGHT
101.5" (258 cm)
AGE
Mid 19th Century

Wick Antiques LTD

Charles Wallrock
unit 2 Riverside Business Park Gosport Street
Lymington SO41 9BB
UK
Tel: 07768 877069
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    An outstanding tulipwood bureau bookcase

    £32,500 GBP
    ~ $36,299

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