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Regency rosewood breakfront side cabinet/open bookcaseRegency rosewood breakfront side cabinet/open bookcaseRegency rosewood breakfront side cabinet/open bookcaseRegency rosewood breakfront side cabinet/open bookcaseRegency rosewood breakfront side cabinet/open bookcaseRegency rosewood breakfront side cabinet/open bookcase

A large Regency rosewood breakfront side cabinet/open bookcase, attributed to Gillows, of long rectangular form with two central glazed cupboard doors flanked by open bookcases, each enclosing two adjustable shelves, retaining the original brass gallery to the top and trellis-and-rosette grilles to the doors, the uprights surmounted by corbels, all set upon fluted melon feet. English, circa 1815.

Footnote: The attached drawing from ‘The Cabinetmaker’s General Sketch Book’, circa 1820 shows a very similar piece with a raised gallery.

ITEM ID
804
DEPTH
16" (41 cm)
HEIGHT
37" (94 cm)
CREATOR
Gillows of Lancaster
AGE
19th Century
STYLE
Regency
WIDTH
86" (218 cm)

Wick Antiques LTD

Charles Wallrock
unit 2 Riverside Business Park Gosport Street
Lymington SO41 9BB
UK
Tel: 07768 877069
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    Regency rosewood breakfront side cabinet/open bookcase

    £12,800 GBP
    ~ $16,608