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Details & Cataloguing

Vivien: The Vivien Leigh Collection

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Manner of Gillows
THE DURHAM COTTAGE CABINET
with later trompe l'oeil concave panels and mirrored doors
ebony and boxwood strung, kingwood banded, satinwood
98 by 117 by 38.5cm., 38½ by 46 by 15¼in.
late 18th / early 19th century
Made circa 1790-1800.
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Literature

Pall Mall Deposit and Forwarding Co. Ltd. Deposit Inventory, 14 August 1950, drawing room, ‘25. Satinwood cabinet with mirror doors and glass top’, (Laurence Olivier Archive, The British Library, London, Add MS 79838);
Photographed in the drawing room at Durham Cottage, Chelsea before 1954;
Anthony Denney, ‘The Oliviers off stage’, House and Garden, May 1958, p. 65, illustrated in Vivien's dining room at Eaton Square, Belgravia.


Vivien: The Vivien Leigh Collection

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London