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    Sale 5746

    The Roger Warner Collection - Part I

    20 - 21 January 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 26

    A CHARLES II OAK TWIN-PANEL CHEST

    CIRCA 1680

    Price Realised  

    A CHARLES II OAK TWIN-PANEL CHEST
    CIRCA 1680
    Of small size, with plank lid, foliate lunette frieze and gouged detail to uprights
    21¾ in. (55 cm.) high; 25½ in. (65 cm.) wide; 12½ in. (32 cm.) deep


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    The Fripp Collection sold over many days and was described by Roger Warner as 'the largest collection of oak fragments and bygones I have ever seen together...'.

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    Provenance

    William D. Fripp Collection, Clifton, Bristol.
    Purchased by Roger Warner at John E. Pritchard & Co's sale on 12 July 1956.