Lot 395
  • 395

AN IMPORTANT VICTORIAN IVORY AND HARDSTONE INLAID EBONY CABINET DESIGNED ALFRED LORIMER FOR JACKSON AND GRAHAM, CIRCA 1867

Estimate
50,000 - 80,000 GBP
Sold
175,000 GBP
bidding is closed

Description

of architectural form in Italian Renaissance style, the stepped upper section with broken arch pediment centred by a mythical coat-of-arms with a yellow gold crown over a pale blue enamelled 'K' monogram on a lapis ground, the arched panel glazed door flanked by two pairs of Corinthian columns with carved capitals and two panel doors, each over a short drawer, the lower section with moulded edge over four fluted Corinthian pilasters, flanking three panelled doors, on a plinth base, stamped Jackson & Graham to carcase in several places, the locks stamped by Chubb & Co., Makers to Her Majesty, No.596210, the reverse with fragment of lot entry from 1885 sale catalogue
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