London, South Kensington
12 July 2005
AN ENGLISH OAK LINENFOLD CHEST
EARLY 16TH CENTURY
With twin-panel lid and twin-panel sides, the linenfold panels rich and bold
27½in. (70cm.) high, 51in. (129cm.) wide, 22in. (56cm.) deep
Purchased from Ronald Lee, London, in 1976.
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This chest is illustrated in Victor Chinnery, Oak Furniture, The British Tradition, Woodbridge, 1979, p.420, fig.4.19.
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