14 October 2004
A GEORGE III MAHOGANY BREAKFRONT-BOOKCASE
Late 18th/early 19th century
The dentilled and arcaded cornice above two pairs of geometric glazed doors enclosing a silk-lined shelved interior, the outset base with similarly glazed doors lined with pleated silk and enclosing a baize-lined shelved interior on a plinth, the case with printed dealer's labels MORANT & CO/31 NEW BOND ST
99½ in. (253 cm.) high, 98¾ in. (251 cm.) wide, 17½ in. (44.5 cm.) deep
with Morant & Co., London.
John L. Cadwalader.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art; sold Christie's, New York, 16 April 1994, lot 253.
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