fine quality early c19th english empire style mahogany side cabinet attributed to sjamar london

Fine quality early C19th English Empire style mahogany side cabinet attributed to S.Jamar , London.


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Item Ref

ML 224


Fine quality early C19th English Empire-style mahogany side cabinet attributed to S.Jamar , London.

Decorative and practical flame-veneered and brass-mounted 2-door side cabinet, fitted with a frieze drawer . The arch-panel doors enclosing a single adjustable tray slide above 2 interior drawers fitted with brass ring handles .
Finely-cast and chased brass mounts and capitals to the Empire-style column sides below panelled tablets , the ‘cock-beaded’ edge frieze drawer fitted with original chased brass circular knob pulls . Brass strip to the centre of the doors and brass escutcheons, fitted with a working lock and key .
Raised on short , carved sabre fore-legs .
Attributed to the cabinet-making workshops of S.Jamar , Soho , London . Recognised for his French Empire influenced style of furniture , having been perhaps trained on the Continent. By 1819 he was established in Wardour Street , describing his work ‘as equal to any made in Paris’ .
In excellent original condition with a rich colour and patina.
A stylish and practical side cabinet of good proportions and scale.
*Documented cabinets similar to this example with free-standing columns and engine-turned mounts are illustrated in “C.Gilbert Pictorial Dictionary of Marked London Furniture 1700-1840” .
H 40”
W 42”
D 20”
England c.1830
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Internal Ref: ML 224


Height = 100 cm (40")
Width = 105 cm (42")
Depth = 50 cm (20")

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