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Details & Cataloguing

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LOWBOY
oak legs and stretcher possibly later
walnut, oak
71 by 77 by 50cm., 28 by 30¼ by 19¾in.
17th century
Made circa 1690 and later.
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Provenance

Acquired from H.W. Kell, ‘Late 17th c. walnut…filled drawers…turned legs and stretchers, c. 1770’ for £150, 1 May 1945, (Laurence Olivier Archive, The British Library, London, Add MS 79849);
The underside partly chalked 'Olivier' and with a paper label stamped 'Sir L Olivier'

Literature

Notley Abbey Inventory, April 1948, p. 10, drawing room, ‘A William and Mary walnut and banded oblong table with one drawer on spiral turned supports and cross stretcher, 30½" wide’ (The Vivien Leigh Archive, Victoria & Albert Museum, London, THM/433/6/1).

Vivien: The Vivien Leigh Collection

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London