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    Sale 7746

    PARISIAN TASTE IN LONDON: A PRIVATE COLLECTION AND FURNITURE

    10 September 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 439

    AN EARLY VICTORIAN BURR WALNUT BREAKFRONT SIDE CABINET

    CIRCA 1840

    Price Realised  

    AN EARLY VICTORIAN BURR WALNUT BREAKFRONT SIDE CABINET
    CIRCA 1840
    The rectangular shaped top above four brass grille and green silk-lined doors enclosing two long and four short adjustable shelves on a plinth base, the hinges stamped 'HUXLEY & CHING', the grilles later
    37 in. (94 cm.) high; 72 in. (183 cm.) wide; 16 in. (41 cm.) deep


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    Huxley castors have been recorded as early as 1820 but Ching does not seem to have joined until the early Victorian period. Messrs Holland & Sons used their metal wares.

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