24 - 25 June 2008
A PAIR OF AUSTRIAN BIEDERMEIER ORMOLU-MOUNTED CHERRYWOOD AND EBONISED BOOKCASES
The rectangular moulded cornice above a pair of glazed doors, the plain interior with adjustable shelves, flanked by columns
170 cm. high x 116 cm. wide x 54 cm. deep (2)
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A bookcase of related design is illustrated in R. Pressler, S. Doebner, W. Eller, Antique Biedermeier Furniture, Munchen, 2001, p. 172, pl. 285.
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