London, South Kensington
20 - 21 January 2009
AN ELIZABETHAN OAK CHEST
With unusual jagged edge front and gouged edge detail
19 in. (48 cm.) high; 28¾ in. (73 cm.) wide; 12 in. (31 cm.) deep
Frank Williams, Burford, Oxfordshire.
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Illustrated in Roger Warner, Memoirs of a Twentieth Century Antique Dealer, RFS, 2003, page 99, fig. 41.
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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