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Edwardian Chinese Chippendale Sofa-Back Bookcase


Dating from the early 20th century Edwardian period, a contoured sofa-back Chinese Chippendale manner mahogany bookcase with significant American social provenance: the Allamuchy, New Jersey estate of Winthrop Rutherfurd, listed as Rutherfurd Hall on the National Register of Historic Places. Three pieces of custom-made upholstered furniture accompany this bookcase: a bowed-back sofa measuring 103 inches in length x 36 inches depth x 32 inches back height x 17.5 inch seat height; and a pair of lounge chairs measuring 30 inches wide x 30 inches back height x 17.5 inch seat height. Separately priced: the bookcase at $10,000 and the three pieces of upholstered furniture at $7,500.  


  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions

    H 32 in. x W 96 in. x D 10.5 in.

    H 81.28 cm x W 243.84 cm x D 26.67 cm

  • Seller location
    Woodbury, CT
  • Seller reference number
    1709 L/BEEE CMMR
  • Sold As
    Set of 4
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