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rare south german 18thc walnut bureaucabinet on stand of exceptional quality
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SA445891

RARE SOUTH GERMAN 18THC WALNUT BUREAU-CABINET ON STAND OF EXCEPTIONAL QUALITY

Price
£34,500 | $42,110 USD | €39,731 EUR
Item Number: SA445891
Date of manufacture: 1700
Current Status: in stock
Seller: LVS Decorative Arts
Seller on Sellingantiques since: 27 May 2011

Description:
A rare South German 18th century walnut bureau-cabinet on stand of exceptional quality with pewter inlaid decoration in the manner of Jacob Arend.
These types of writing cabinet were made for wealthy and educated individuals of the time needing a secure place to keep their papers and treasured items.
They were known as a 'Trisur' meaning 'treasure'and in the South Germany region they were decorated with boulle marquetry in both woods as well as metal as can be seen on this piece.
This wonderful item recently purchased from a private collection consists of three sections starting with a scroll shaped top with a small central drawer inlaid with pewter decoration with further inlaid pewter designs to either side.
This leads down to a superb quality pewter and brass inlaid and shaped door containing a central inlaid panel with three drawers to each side of this, again with pewter inlaid decoration.
The panel comprises of an intricately inlaid design of pewter, brass  ...show more description

Dimensions
Height = 183 cm (72")
Width = 116 cm (46")
Depth = 68 cm (27")

About the Date of Manufacture
This antique was produced in 1700. At the time that this antique was being crafted, Anne, the second daughter of James II was the Queen of England.

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Declaration

This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 1700.

Dimensions

Height = 183 cm (72")
Width = 116 cm (46")
Depth = 68 cm (27")

Email seller about this item:

LVS Decorative Arts

Suffolk
United Kingdom
Tel: 07703 306451
Int'l Tel: +44 7703 306 451
www.lvsdecorativearts.co.uk