A George III Breakfront Cabinet

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A fine George III chinoiserie mahogany breakfront cabinet.

The elaborate pagoda cornice above an open firework glazed top,

the lower section with a moulded chinoiserie frieze above a secretaire drawer and a pair of carved panel doors,

flanked by banks of drawers, resting on carved ogee bracket feet.  

English, circa 1760

Height: 91in (232cm)

Width: 75in (194cm)

Depth: 18in (46cm)

Provenance, One of a pair of bookcases probably made for Home Lacey Herefordshire.  See Ralph Edwards dictionary of English furniture, page 82, fig. 34.

 

Price:  €65,000