A very rare and beautifully proportioned William and Mary period walnut bureau bookcase with original double domed cabinet top. With finely selected end grained blocked pediment, gently shrunk over time, bolection moulds to doors. The bureau finely fitted and original, with sliding well. The drawers cross banded and lined in ancient English oak. Of desirable small size, under 3′ wide.
Replaced mirrors, handles and originally with globe feet. Nonetheless, beautifully patinated and a fine, genuine example of a highly desirable type of uniquely English desk.
Width 95cm x 59cm deep x 205cm high
UK origin c 1690.
Price inc GST $Sold
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