CHEST ON STAND

Description

An exceptional George I walnut chest on stand.  The upper section having two short over three long drawers, the lower section with three short drawers, a shaped frieze and four cabriole legs terminating in pad feet.  The chest, which is veneered with highly figured and book-matched walnut veneers that have changed to an outstanding colour and patination, retains its original brass handles and escutcheons.  The cornice and surbase having numerous mouldings to create a very intresting piece.

Illustrated : Adam Bowett Early Georgian Furniture 1715-1740.

Country of origin
England

Age
Georgian, ca. 1720

Condition
Excellent

Measurements
H :    163 cm  W :    100.5  cm   D :   55 cm 

Provenance
Private collection

Price
POA

Status
For sale

Ref. number
F80