early c19th regency period mahogany 4door dwarf bookcase cabinet of breakfront outline

Early C19th Regency period mahogany 4-door ‘dwarf’ bookcase cabinet of breakfront outline.


| $2,284 USD | €2,077 EUR

Item Ref

ML 226


Early C19th Regency period mahogany 4-door ‘dwarf’ bookcase cabinet of breakfront outline.
Fine quality mahogany breakfront bookcase with 4 glazed doors , the interior fitted with original adjustable ‘ladder-racking’ mahogany shelves with scribed or moulded front edges . The doors fitted with original brass hinges and locks and working key , mounted with architectural turned column support uprights with block bases and turned capitals . The whole raised on a conforming breakfront-outline plinth base.
The highly-figured mahogany top with minor historic shrinkage ‘creases’ to the twin mahogany board construction at each end . Retains the original polished surface which has achieved a rich , consistent colour and patina.
A stylish and well-proportioned bookcase of restrained design , providing excellent practical storage for books and objects.
H 38”
W 60”
D 16” (centre)
England c.1820
Established in the Cathedral City of Worcester for over 40 years ,M.Lees&Sons , run by Michael Lees ,have been dealing with public and trade from show-rooms in an early Georgian town-house. We aim to provide a straight-forward approach to our business and build lasting relationships with our customers. As members of the 'London and Provincial Antique Dealers Association' , we provide full descriptive details , date ,authenticity and any available provenance ,with full disclosure of any restoration or repair which may have taken place .
Whether buying for pleasure , decoration or investment, we welcome you to our web-site or premises .
Past projects have included advising clients on forming and disposing of collections , furnishing period properties , hotel and commercial projects , also a shoot-room and lodge .
All goods are available to view and owned by M.Lees&Sons .
If visiting, a telephone call prior is advisable as due to the demands of the business the show-room does not have regular hours . Please feel free to contact us if we can be of assistance .
Tel. 01905 26620 / 07860826218
Located in the centre of Worcester in the shadow of the Cathedral with easy parking nearby. Exit Junction 7 M5 and follow the signs for Worcester Porcelain Museum . Our premises are located 100 metres from the Museum and 50 metres from Pay&Display car-park in nearby King St.
Internal Ref: ML 226


Height = 95 cm (38")
Width = 150 cm (59")
Depth = 40 cm (16")

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