• Three Woods: A Passion for Wal auction at Christies

    Sale 7909

    Three Woods: A Passion for Walnut, Oak & Yew The John Parry Collection

    25 March 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 70

    AN ENGLISH OAK GOTHIC FOOD CUPBOARD

    LATE 16TH EARLY 17TH CENTURY

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    AN ENGLISH OAK GOTHIC FOOD CUPBOARD
    LATE 16TH EARLY 17TH CENTURY
    With scrolled cornice above a shaped door pierced with Gothic tracery, enclosing two shaped shelves, flanked by panels pierced with conforming Gothic windows, in a moulded frame, probably originally fitted, the lock added, the interior with fragments of paper lining
    28½ in. (72.5 cm.) high; 22¼ in. (56.5 cm.) wide; 10¾ in. (27.5 cm.) deep


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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale, Sotheby's, Olympia, 27 April 2004, lot 45.