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SA805398

Late C19th Chinoiserie Bamboo And Lacquer Pagoda-topped Escritoire Cabinet.

Price

£700 | $976 USD | €816 EUR
Item Number: SA805398
Date of manufacture: 1870
Current Status: For sale
Seller: M Lees and Sons
This antique has been viewed 48 times in the past month with the most views from Singapore.

Description

Late C19th Chinoiserie bamboo and lacquer pagoda-topped escritoire cabinet .
Lacquer panelled bamboo cabinet with a fall-front writing slope enclosing a fitted interior of pigeon-holes and stationary compartments. The writing surface lined with a superb original red Morocco leather panel with gilt and ‘blind’ tooling of Greek-key design. The top left corner with a gilt lettered registration number mark .
The top of the cabinet with a pagoda shaped pediment, the base below fitted with an asymmetrical arrangement of a drawer, open shelves and a cupboard with a fitted shelf below, all with original brass handles. The lower sides with decorative open bamboo ‘cock-pen’ work .
The sides and cupboard interior all panelled and lined with the original painted embossed paper . The bamboo frame uprights with turned wooden caps .
The black lacquer panels decorated with typical fantastical Chinoiserie scenes with birds and landscapes .
In excellent original condition with only minor wear commensurate with age , use and purpose.
H 72”
W 30”
D 16”
England c.1870
Established in the Cathedral City of Worcester for over 30 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 .
www.leesantiquesworcester.com.
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 216



Declaration

This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 1870.


Dimensions

Height = 180 cm (70.9")
Width = 75 cm (29.5")
Depth = 40 cm (15.7")


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M Lees and Sons
Tower House
1 Castle Place
Severn St
Worcester
WR1 2NB
United Kingdom
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