Tasmanian Colonial cedar chest of drawers c 1845

Tasmanian Colonial cedar chest of drawers c 1845

An appealing Tasmanian Colonial period small cedar chest of drawers, lined and backed in Huon pine, of nice cabinet made quality, in untouched original condition and terrific colour.
Hobart c. 1845.
92cm wide x 60cm deep x 82cm high.
PRICE INC GST $1,750

 

The late Kevin Fahy, Australian furniture historian once remarked that Tasmanian Colonial furniture has ‘Tasmanian light in it’. That comment has forever after been the standard. With a forever thin ozone, and high U.V, furniture made In the 19th century here seems to go a wonderful colour.

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