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Extremely Rare George I Pollard Oak Bureau On Stand Of Superb Patina And Of Small Proportions


£8,500 | $11,393 USD | €9,945 EUR
Item Number: SA821258
Date of manufacture: 18th Century
Current Status: For sale
Seller: LVS Decorative Arts
This antique has been viewed 27 times in the past month with the most views from Finland.


An extremely rare George I (1715) pollard oak bureau on stand of superb patina amd of small proportions, the style typical of Queen Anne/early George I design.
This elegant bureau on stand consists of pollard oak with walnut herringbone banding to the top and fall, all of superb patina.
The fall retaining the original lock and key opens to reveal a tooled leather writing surface with stepped interior with central door and a selection of drawers, pigeon holes and a secret drawer, the lower, longer drawers having the appearance of three small drawers.
This leading down to the two drawers, both of pollard oak with walnut herringbone bandings, oak linings and original brass handles, the top drawer of concave form, the loopers for the fall to either side of this drawer, the lower drawer of flat front form with shaped frieze below.
The sides also of pollard oak with shaped frieze below, all supported on oak cabriole legs terminating with pad feet with an oak panelled back.
This bureau on stand is in very good condition for age with evidence of old repairs which is to be expected, it is of stable construction and can go straight into a home or collection.
Height: 37.75'' / 96cm
Width: 26'' / 66cm
Depth: 18'' / 45.75cm
Height below fall to floor: 29'' / 73.75cm
LVS Decorative Arts is a family run business specialising in an eclectic mix of fine quality and decorative antiques from around the world.
Being members of LAPADA, the largest association for professional art and antiques dealers in the UK, we are committed in upholding the highest of standards.
All furniture is professionally restored to the highest of standards, using traditional methods by cabinet makers and polishers with a wealth of experience keeping the item in as original condition as possible and conserving original patina (colour) and materials whenever possible - we feel that quality restoration is paramount to the longevity of the piece.
Worldwide shipping available, please contact us for a free quote to include professional packing and fully insured services
Please note: viewing is 'By Appointment' only - please contact Liza a few days in advance to arrange
Payments are accepted by bank transfer or cheque
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Please contact Liza either by email or telephone 07703306451
Please bear in mind: antique items for sale may have some wear and marks commensurate with their age which adds to the character of the piece.
Thank you and we hope you find our stock interesting.
Internal Ref: LVS1254


This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 18th Century.


Height = 96 cm (37.8")
Width = 66 cm (26.0")
Depth = 45.8 cm (18.0")

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