• The Country House Sale - Newto auction at Christies

    Sale 5984

    The Country House Sale - Newton Hall

    20 January 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 276

    A GEORGE IV MAHOGANY BOOKCASE OR CABINET

    FIRST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A GEORGE IV MAHOGANY BOOKCASE OR CABINET
    FIRST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY
    The moulded rectangular cornice and reeded frieze above astragal glazed doors enclosing three adjustable shelves, above two shallow part cedar-lined drawers and panelled doors enclosing two slides, on turned feet, three slides missing
    72¾ in. (185 cm.) high; 38 in. (97 cm.) wide; 19 in. (49 cm.) deep


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    Literature

    Inventory and Valuation of the contents of Newton Hall, Felton, Morpeth, Northumberland, The Property of Brigadier General B. F. Widdrington, C.M.G., D.S.O., 1925, p. 30.