• Christie's Interiors - Style & auction at Christies

    Sale 5924

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    22 September 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 196

    AN EARLY VICTORIAN SATINWOOD ETAGERE

    POSSIBLY BY T & G SEDDON, MID-19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    AN EARLY VICTORIAN SATINWOOD ETAGERE
    POSSIBLY BY T & G SEDDON, MID-19TH CENTURY
    With three tiers and turned baluster supports on brass caps and castors
    29 in. (74 cm.) high; 13½ in. (34 cm.) wide; 14 in. (36 cm.) deep


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    Patterns for related mobile 'whatnot' shelves featured in the 1830s catalogue of the Moorfields cabinet-makers Messrs William Smee and Sons. Similarly patterned pillars feature on an example, with additional music canterbury drawer, that bears the label adopted in the late 1830s by Messrs T. & G. Seddon of Grays Inn Road, sold Christie's London, 30 November 2000, lot 66.

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