12 July 2000,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,645
GBP 1,500 - GBP 2,000
A Victorian oak cabinet bookcase
profusely carved throughout with masks, animals, fruit and foliate decoration, the moulded cornice above two arched glazed doors with a moulded surround, two frieze drawers and two panelled doors, on bun feet -- 59½in. (151cm.) wide
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