• The Decorative Arts Sale auction at Christies

    Sale 2827

    The Decorative Arts Sale

    22 - 23 September 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 325

    A Dutch oak corner cabinet

    MID 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A Dutch oak corner cabinet
    Mid 18th Century
    The moulded, arched cornice above a pair of doors enclosing a parcel-gilt and green-painted interior with two serpentine-shaped shelves and six brackets, above a further pair of doors enclosing four drawers, the central cornice bracket and carved wood lambrequin later
    253 cm. high x 138 cm. wide x 65 cm. deep


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    According to the present owner this cabinet dates from 1722 and was removed from inn (later bakery) De Lindeboom in Zwollerkerspel where it was used as a serving cabinet.

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