This is a superb antique Victorian burr walnut, marquetry inlaid breakfront open bookcase, circa 1860 in date.
The bookcase features beautiful satinwood crossbanding with four carved anthemion plaques, the breakfront central moulded cupboard door encloses three adjustable shelves and is flanked by six larger adjustable shelves on each side. The whole is raised on an inverted breakfront plinth base.
Its attention to detail and lavish decoration are certain to draw the eye wherever you choose to place it in your home.
In excellent condition having been beautifully cleaned, polished waxed and the interior relined with a claret velvet in our workshops, please see photos for confirmation.
Dimensions in cm:
Height 138 x Width 257 x Depth 46
Dimensions in inches:
Height 4 foot, 6 inches x Width 8 foot, 5 inches x Depth 1 foot, 6 inches
Our reference: A2828
Please feel free to email or call us (+44 20 8809 9605) to arrange a viewing in our North London warehouse.