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    Sale 7663

    Fasque The Scottish Seat of the Gladstones

    7 May 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 209

    A SCOTTISH GEORGE IV MAHOGANY PEDESTAL WARDROBE

    CIRCA 1830

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A SCOTTISH GEORGE IV MAHOGANY PEDESTAL WARDROBE
    CIRCA 1830
    With four arched panelled doors and turned column pilasters, the central section with arched panelled doors enclosing a fitted satinbirch interior with press slides and drawers on an inverted breakfront plinth with several handwritten labels inscribed 'John Gladstone Esq, care of Mrs Middleton from Montrose'
    74 in. (188 cm.) high; 100 in. (254 cm.) wide; 27 in. (68.6 cm.) deep


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    Literature

    Probably 1851 Inventory, Blue Bedroom, 'Mahogany Wardrobe - £12.0.0'