A rare early 18th Century veneered walnut display cabinet/ bookcase

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An early 18th Century English walnut display cabinet/ bookcase of rare form with finely figured walnut veneers and high quality crossgrain mouldings with bevelled glazed panels fitted to the doors of both the upper and lower sections, finely engraved brass escutcheons, the whole standing on bracket feet. This piece has excellent patina and colour. This cabinet was possibly used for the display of oriental porcelain, the collecting of which was much in vogue at the time. Circa 1720.

Details

    Materials and Techniques
    Walnut
  • Condition
    Excellent. Detailed condition report available on request..
  • Dimensions
    81 in. H x 40 in. W x 13 in. D
    206 cm H x 102 cm W x 33 cm D
  • Seller Location
    Salisbury Wiltshire, United Kingdom
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU9676798694
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2013

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Located in Salisbury Wiltshire, GB

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