11 September 2008
THE PROPERTY OF A NOBLEMAN
A GEORGE III ROSEWOOD, SATINWOOD AND PAINTED SIDE CABINET
LATE 18TH CENTURY
The breakfront top crossbanded in satinwood above a central frieze drawer with later green baize-lined interior, flanked by two crossbanded mahogany-lined drawers, divided by inlaid panels with painted rose decoration, above two shelves with brass banister gallery, flanked by two upward-sliding doors painted with classical maidens within an oval frame with pearl border, enclosing three graduated mahogany-lined drawers veneered in sycamore, on square tapering legs with stump feet, metalwork original, restorations to decoration, the flower and foliate decoration later
34 in. (86.5 cm.) high; 46 in. (117 cm.) wide; 20¼ in. (51.5 cm.) deep
Bought from Jeremy, Ltd. by the present owner.
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