27 October 2006
A MATCHED PAIR OF MAHOGANY BEDSIDE CUPBOARDS
ONE GEORGE III, LATE 18TH CENTURY, THE OTHER CIRCA 1930, BOTH SUPPLIED BY FRANCES ELKINS
Each rectangular with serpentine gallery and two handles, above a hinged door, on straight legs with a lower open shelf
31 in. (79 cm.) high, 17¼ in. (44 cm.) wide, 15 in. (38 cm.) deep (2)
The Georgian table: C. Millar, London.
Purchased from the above by Stuart & Turner Ltd., London on 27 June 1931.
Acquired from Stuart & Turner Ltd., London for £15.10 ($101.70) and shipped in March 1932 (listed by Frances Elkins on 28 March); the matching copy made by the firm for which they charged £9 ($13,60).
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S. M. Salny, Frances Elkins: Interior Design, 2005, p. 78.
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