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    Sale 5369

    Christie's Interiors - Oak Edition

    4 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 415

    AN ENGLISH OAK PANELLED CHEST

    MID 17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN ENGLISH OAK PANELLED CHEST
    MID 17TH CENTURY
    The profusely carved triple-panel front with unusual stylised floral motifs and black-painted gouged channels
    28 in. (71 cm.) high; 48 in. (122 cm.) wide; 21 in. (54 cm.) deep


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    Literature

    Victor Chinnery Oak Furniture, The British Tradition , Woodbridge, 1979, pg 116, fig.2.125, additionally showing rear and underside views and discussed as a standard example of 17th century work.