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Stanley, Henry Morton--Library Bookcase
A VICTORIAN MAHOGANY BOOKCASE
the upper section with a pair of glazed doors enclosing three adjustable shelves, the lover section with an arrangement of five short drawers above a pair of cupboard doors enclosing a single adjustable shelf, 238cm. high by 120cm. wide by 57.5cm. deep
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Provenance

Henry Morton Stanley (1841-1904); thence by descent, until offered at Christie’s London, 'The Africa Sale, including the Henry Morton Stanley Collection', 24 September 2002, lot 203 (part)

Catalogue Note

Acquired by Stanley in the 1890s to accommodate his growing country house library.

The Library of John and Suzanne Bonham

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