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    Sale 7561

    Simon Sainsbury The Creation of an English Arcadia

    18 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 158

    A GEORGE II OAK BOOKCASE

    CIRCA 1730

    Price Realised  

    A GEORGE II OAK BOOKCASE
    CIRCA 1730
    With an overhanging dentil and foliate carved cornice, with two geometrically glazed doors edged with oval ornament and enclosing adjustable shelves and two panelled doors enclosing six drawers in two tiers, the plinth carved with strapwork and foliage
    97 in. (247 cm.) high; 60 in. (153 cm.) wide; 22 in. (56 cm.) deep


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    Provenance

    Acquired from Piers von Westenholz, 25 November 1999.