• English Furniture and Clocks auction at Christies

    Sale 7769

    English Furniture and Clocks

    19 November 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 85

    A WILLIAM AND MARY BRASS-MOUNTED WALNUT AND BURR-WALNUT CABINET-ON- STAND

    LATE 17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A WILLIAM AND MARY BRASS-MOUNTED WALNUT AND BURR-WALNUT CABINET-ON- STAND
    LATE 17TH CENTURY
    Cross and featherbanded throughout, with two doors enclosing eleven walnut-lined drawers around a central door enclosing seven further small drawers with concealed drawers behind (one missing), the stand with a long frieze drawer, on six turned tapering legs joined by rectangular stretchers and with ball feet, labelled 'KELLER AG. BASEL MöBELTRANSPORTE 35619', the back feet and two front legs replaced, restorations and replacements to veneers, the metalwork apparently original
    62¼ in. (158 cm.) high; 48 in. (122 cm.) wide; 19¼ in. (49 cm.) deep


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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale, Christie's, London, 18 November 1993, lot 114.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A LADY