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    Sale 5199

    Oak Furniture & Works of Art

    6 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 401

    A GLOUCESTERSHIRE OAK CHEST

    MID 17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A GLOUCESTERSHIRE OAK CHEST
    MID 17TH CENTURY
    The front profusely carved with scroll motifs and lozenges flanking a central arcade, below a chain linked motif
    32in. (81cm.) high; 54in. (138cm.) wide; 23in. (58cm.) deep


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    All the motifs on this chest appear on chests from the Gloucestershire area which are illustrated in: Victor Chinnery, Oak Furniture, The British Tradition', Woodbridge, 1979, Pages 456-459; and 'Oak Furniture from Gloucestershire and Somerset', Temple Newson Exhibition Booklet, 1976.

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