19 September 2002
A WILLIAM IV MAHOGANY DOUBLE-BREAKFRONT BOOKCASE
With projecting central section, flanked by recessed narrow sections and projecting outer wings, the rectangular double-height plain frieze with moulded cornice, above a pair of central glazed doors flanked by narrow glazed doors and further flanked by outer glazed doors, above conforming panelled base sections, on a plinth base, enclosing thirteen adjustable shelves for the outer sections, fifteen adjustable shelves for the narrow sections and five adjustable shelves for the central section, the recessed narrow sections probably reduced in width, with paper label printed 'AL BORGO ANTICHITA ... MILANO' and inscribed in ink 'M Ernes Lacconi Baylianin Via Verdina 78 Camaiore'
112¾ in. (286.5 cm.) high; 116 in. (294.5 cm.) wide; 22 in. (56 cm.) deep
M. Ernes Lacconi Baylianin, Via Verdina 78, Camaiore, Italy.
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