George III escritoire  bookcase c 1790

George III escritoire bookcase c 1790

An elegant and wonderfully original Scottish George III period escritore / bookcase.

With beautifully drawn and modelled original swans – neck pediment, over a pair of glazed doors with bars crossbanded & strung with interlaced circles, original shelves.

The base of five similarly strung drawers, the top two dummy & with pull out escritoire. The interior beautifully inlaid, with many ivory handled drawers, four pin lock and central door with a vase of inlaid flowers, on a green stained ground.

All supported on original fine turned feet. Original colour, patina and condition.

Edinburgh c.1790.

Width 115cm x Height 243cm x Depth 55cm

Price inc GST $7,700