BUREAU BOOKCASE

Description

A superb George I burr walnut bureau bookcase retaining excellent colour and patina.  The top section reveals an arrangement of adjustable shelves.  Single door flanked by 2 pillars, bevelled mirror plate and candle stick.  The fall of the buraeu opens to reveal an arrangement of pigeon holes and a central cupboard.  The writing surface is covered by green leather with a very charming patina.  The desk has two short over three lang graduated drawers, all of which are feather-banded and oak lined.  The whole is raised on bracked feet.

Country of origin
England

Age
George I,  1725

Condition
Excellent, minor restorations, later mirror plate.   Brassware, oval escutcheons , ring pull handles, original

Measurements
H :  190 cm  W : 76 cm  D  : 53 cm

Provenance
Private collection

Price
POA

Status
For sale

Ref. number
F63