A superb antique English Victorian top quality burr walnut and ebonised four door breakfront library bookcase, attributed to Lamb of Manchester, Circa 1850 in date.
This magnificent bookcase is made from the highest quality burr walnut with ebonised inlay and features a breakfront cornice over four glazed doors enclosing sixteen adjustable shelves all between fluted columns. The base with four cupboard doors enclosing spacious cupboards also with adjustable shelves.
The glazing and the shelves are all original, the drawer linings and the bookcase back are all made from solid mahogany and it is raised on a plinth base.
There is no mistaking its superb quality and very grand design, which is certain to make it a talking point in your home and stand proud in whichever room you choose to display it.
Complete with working locks and keys, by the renowned Victorian lock maker, Hobbs & Co.
The bookcase is in excellent condition having been cleaned, polished and waxed in our workshops. Please see photos for confirmation of its condition.
Dimensions in cm:
Height 260 x Width 291 x Depth 60
Dimensions in inches:
Height 8 foot, 6 inches x Width 9 foot, 7 inches x Depth 2 feet
Our reference: A1829
Please feel free to email or call us (+44 20 8809 9605) to arrange a viewing in our North London warehouse.