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Antique Edwardian Floral Painted Satinwood Side Cabinet Sideboard c.1900

Antique Edwardian Floral Painted Satinwood Side Cabinet Sideboard
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  • Antique Edwardian Floral Painted Satinwood Side Cabinet Sideboard
  • Antique Edwardian Floral Painted Satinwood Side Cabinet Sideboard
  • Antique Edwardian Floral Painted Satinwood Side Cabinet Sideboard
  • Antique Edwardian Floral Painted Satinwood Side Cabinet Sideboard
  • Antique Edwardian Floral Painted Satinwood Side Cabinet Sideboard
  • Antique Edwardian Floral Painted Satinwood Side Cabinet Sideboard
  • Antique Edwardian Floral Painted Satinwood Side Cabinet Sideboard
  • Antique Edwardian Floral Painted Satinwood Side Cabinet Sideboard
  • Antique Edwardian Floral Painted Satinwood Side Cabinet Sideboard
  • Antique Edwardian Floral Painted Satinwood Side Cabinet Sideboard
  • Antique Edwardian Floral Painted Satinwood Side Cabinet Sideboard
  • Antique Edwardian Floral Painted Satinwood Side Cabinet Sideboard
  • Antique Edwardian Floral Painted Satinwood Side Cabinet Sideboard
  • Antique Edwardian Floral Painted Satinwood Side Cabinet Sideboard
  • Antique Edwardian Floral Painted Satinwood Side Cabinet Sideboard
Ref:08186
Price: £6,750.00
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A stunning English Edwardian hand painted and inlaid shaped serpentine satinwood  side cabinet, Circa 1900 in date and of the very highest quality.

With exquisite hand painted floral decoration on an ebonised ground, in the manner of Angelica Kauffman, it is made of the finest quality satinwood with a striking flame effect.

It has two doors in the centre, that are framed with reeded giltwood columns, and they open to reveal a spacious cupboard with a central shelf. It is raised on elegant turned and fluted giltwood legs. 

This stunning piece is in excellent untouched condition and the quality and attention to detail throughout is second to none.

Add a touch of unparalleled style to your home.

 

Condition:

In excellent condition having been beautifully cleaned and polished  in our workshops, please see photos for confirmation.

Dimensions in cm:

Height 98 x Width 116 x Depth 49

Dimensions in inches:

Height 3 feet, 3 inches x Width 3 feet, 10 inches x Depth 1 foot, 7 inches

Angelica KauffmanRA (1741 - 1807)
was a Swiss-born Austrian Neoclassical painter who had a successful career in London and Rome. Though born as "Kauffmann", Kauffman is the preferred spelling of her name in English; it is the form she herself used most in signing her correspondence, documents and paintings.

While Kauffman produced many types of art, she identified herself primarily as a history painter, an unusual designation for a woman artist in the 18th century. History painting, was considered the most elite and lucrative category in academic painting during this time period. Under the direction of Sir Joshua Reynolds, the Royal Academy made a strong effort to promote history painting to a native audience who were more interested in commissioning and buying portraits and landscapes.

Despite the popularity that Kauffman enjoyed in British society and her success as an artist, she was disappointed by the relative apathy that the British had towards history painting. Ultimately she left Britain for the continent, where history painting was better established, held in higher esteem and patronized.

The works of Angelica Kauffman have retained their reputation. By 1911, rooms decorated with her work were still to be seen in various quarters. At Hampton Court was a portrait of the duchess of Brunswick; in the National Portrait Gallery, a self-portrait. There were other pictures by her at Paris, at Dresden, in the Hermitage at St Petersburg, in the Alte Pinakothek atMunich, in Kadriorg PalaceTallinn (Estonia)
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Satinwood 
is a hard and durable wood with a satinlike sheen, much used in cabinetmaking, especially in marquetry. It comes from two tropical trees of the family Rutaceae (rue family). East Indian or Ceylon satinwood is the yellowish or dark-brown heartwood of Chloroxylon swietenia. 

The lustrous, fine-grained, usually figured wood is used for furniture, cabinetwork, veneers, and backs of brushes. West Indian satinwood, sometimes called yellow wood, is considered superior. It is the golden yellow, lustrous, even-grained wood found in the Florida Keys and the West Indies. 

It has long been valued for furniture. It is also used for musical instruments, veneers, and other purposes. Satinwood is classified in the division Magnoliophyta, class Magnoliopsida, order Sapindales, family Rutaceae.

Angelica Kauffman, RA (1741 - 1807)

was a Swiss-born Austrian Neoclassical painter who had a successful career in London and Rome. Though born as "Kauffmann", Kauffman is the preferred spelling of her name in English; it is the form she herself used most in signing her correspondence, documents and paintings.

While Kauffman produced many types of art, she identified herself primarily as a history painter, an unusual designation for a woman artist in the 18th century. History painting, was considered the most elite and lucrative category in academic painting during this time period. Under the direction of Sir Joshua Reynolds, the Royal Academy made a strong effort to promote history painting to a native audience who were more interested in commissioning and buying portraits and landscapes.

Despite the popularity that Kauffman enjoyed in British society and her success as an artist, she was disappointed by the relative apathy that the British had towards history painting. Ultimately she left Britain for the continent, where history painting was better established, held in higher esteem and patronized.

The works of Angelica Kauffman have retained their reputation. By 1911, rooms decorated with her work were still to be seen in various quarters. At Hampton Court was a portrait of the duchess of Brunswick; in the National Portrait Gallery, a self-portrait. There were other pictures by her at Paris, at Dresden, in the Hermitage at St Petersburg, in the Alte Pinakothek atMunich, in Kadriorg Palace, Tallinn (Estonia).

Satinwood

is a hard and durable wood with a satinlike sheen, much used in cabinetmaking, especially in marquetry. It comes from two tropical trees of the family Rutaceae (rue family). East Indian or Ceylon satinwood is the yellowish or dark-brown heartwood of Chloroxylon swietenia.

The lustrous, fine-grained, usually figured wood is used for furniture, cabinetwork, veneers, and backs of brushes. West Indian satinwood, sometimes called yellow wood, is considered superior. It is the golden yellow, lustrous, even-grained wood found in the Florida Keys and the West Indies.

It has long been valued for furniture. It is also used for musical instruments, veneers, and other purposes. Satinwood is classified in the division Magnoliophyta, class Magnoliopsida, order Sapindales, family Rutaceae.

Our reference: 08186

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