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    Sale 5746

    The Roger Warner Collection - Part I

    20 - 21 January 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 75

    A GEORGE II FIGURED WALNUT AND FEATHER-STRUNG SECRETAIRE TALLBOY

    CIRCA 1730

    Price Realised  

    A GEORGE II FIGURED WALNUT AND FEATHER-STRUNG SECRETAIRE TALLBOY
    CIRCA 1730
    With three short and seven long drawers, including a secretaire drawer, original metalware, with Roger Warner label probably came from Stow Nine Churches, Northants and belonged to the Bovey or Bonvey family from Flaxley Abbey
    74 in. (189 cm.) high; 41¾ in. (106 cm.) wide; 23¾ in. (60.3 cm.) deep


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    Provenance

    By repute, The Crawley-Boevey family, Flaxley Abbey, Gloucestershire, according to the label.
    Purchased by Roger Warner in 1960.