The piece features a rich and striking grain, has been accomplished in a burr walnut and ebonised finish with amboyna wood cross banding, colourful floral marquetry panels, with further foliate decoration and stunning gilt ormolu mounts.
The upper section is enclosed by three glazed panel doors which reveal two shelves, the bottom section has a central shelf, and it has has the original shelves, locks and glazing.
The interior has been superbly lined in a decorative yellow silk, and it is complete with working locks and keys.
Instill the elegance of a bygone era to a special place in your home with this fabulous antique bookcase.
In excellent condition having been beautifully cleaned polished and waxed, and the interior relined in our workshops, please see photos for confirmation.
Dimensions in cm:
Height 245 x Width 200 x Depth 53
Dimensions in inches:
Height 8 feet, 0 inches x Width 6 feet, 7 inches x Depth 1 foot, 9 inches
Our reference: 08963
Please feel free to email or call us (+44 20 8809 9605) to arrange a viewing in our North London warehouse.