• The Country House Sale - Newto auction at Christies

    Sale 5984

    The Country House Sale - Newton Hall

    20 January 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 114

    A GEORGE IV MAHOGANY BOWFRONT CHEST

    CIRCA 1825, POSSIBLY SCOTTISH

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GEORGE IV MAHOGANY BOWFRONT CHEST
    CIRCA 1825, POSSIBLY SCOTTISH
    The shaped rectangular top above two short and three long graduated ash-lined drawers flanked by reeded uprights, on short sabre legs, the backs of the knob handles stamped 'HEYWOOD & DIXON PATENT'
    46½ in. (118 cm.) high; 44 in. (112 cm.) wide; 21 in. (54 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. 47.