20 - 21 January 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,188
GBP 700 - GBP 1,000
AN OAK DOUBLE-SIDED OPEN BOOKCASE
CIRCA 1927, REPUTEDLY DESIGNED BY OLIVER HILL FOR MERRYFIELD HOUSE, WITNEY
With adjustable shelves, possibly cut down, lacking plinth
81 in. (206 cm.) high; 45 in. (114.5 cm.) long; 16½ in. (42 cm.) deep
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Merryfield House designed by Oliver Hill in the romantic Cotswold style, was built in 1927 for the Witney blanket manufacturer Sidney Smith.
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By repute, Sidney Smith, Merryfield House, Witney, Oxfordshire.
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