London, South Kensington
25 January 2005
A MAHOGANY ROSEWOOD CROSSBANDED AND LINE INLAID CABINET
19TH CENTURY, BY BERTRAM & SON
The upper section with astragal-glazed doors enclosing adjustable shelves, the base with three drawers including the centre drawer divided and fitted with six glass decanters and with panelled cupboards below, the drawer stamped 'BERTRAM & SON DEAN ST OXFORD ST W', minor losses, some decanters damaged
91in. (231cm.) high, 55in. (140cm.) wide, 18in. (46cm.) deep
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William Bertram is listed at 100 Dean St, Soho, London, as both a cabinet maker and dealer. See The Dictinary of English Furniture Makers 1660-1840, Furniture History Society, Leeds, 1986.
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