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    Sale 5746

    The Roger Warner Collection - Part I

    20 - 21 January 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 114

    AN ELIZABETHAN OAK CHEST

    CIRCA 1600

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN ELIZABETHAN OAK CHEST
    CIRCA 1600
    With unusual jagged edge front and gouged edge detail
    19 in. (48 cm.) high; 28¾ in. (73 cm.) wide; 12 in. (31 cm.) deep


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    A related chest was sold in The Clive Sherwood Collection, Sotheby's, 22 May 2002, Lot 52. Roger Warner recorded that the present chest was from the Kent or Sussex area.

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    Provenance

    Frank Williams, Burford, Oxfordshire.


    Literature

    Illustrated in Roger Warner, Memoirs of a Twentieth Century Antique Dealer, RFS, 2003, page 99, fig. 41.