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    Sale 12038

    Interiors

    20 July 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 31

    A SIR AMBROSE HEAL (1872-1959) LIMED OAK 'OWL CABINET'

    DESIGNED 1905-1906, MADE BY HEAL & SONS

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A SIR AMBROSE HEAL (1872-1959) LIMED OAK 'OWL CABINET'
    DESIGNED 1905-1906, MADE BY HEAL & SONS
    With a pair of cupboard doors with applied circular panels with handles, above two small and three long drawers, with recessed 'squashed' heart handles, lightly limed
    60 in. (153 cm.) high; 44 in. (112 cm.) wide; 21 in. (53 cm.) deep


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    Literature

    Oliver S. Heal, Sir Ambrose Heal and the Heal Cabinet Factory 1897-1939, UK 2014, p. 179 (similar cabinet, No. 412, in chestnut and the design drawing illustrated)