7 April 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 13,750
Estimate USD 8,000 - USD 12,000
A LATE VICTORIAN MAHOGANY BREAKFRONT-BOOKCASE
BY EDWARDS & ROBERTS, LATE 19TH CENTURY
The swan's neck cresting with fretwork above two pairs of glazed doors enclosing adjustable shelves, the lower section with two cut-corner paneled doors enclosing shelves, on a plinth, inscribed in chalk to reverse 'HARRIS BARRON', the doors stamped 'EDWARDS & ROBERTS'
89¾ in. (228 cm.) high, 92¼ in. (235 cm.) wide, 20½ in. (52 cm.) deep
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