View 1 of Lot 3. A SWISS WALNUT AND BURR WALNUT THREE-TIER CABINET, THIRD QUARTER 17TH CENTURY.
View 1 of Lot 3. A SWISS WALNUT AND BURR WALNUT THREE-TIER CABINET, THIRD QUARTER 17TH CENTURY.
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A SWISS WALNUT AND BURR WALNUT THREE-TIER CABINET, THIRD QUARTER 17TH CENTURY

Estimate:

4,000 - 6,000 GBP

A SWISS WALNUT AND BURR WALNUT THREE-TIER CABINET, THIRD QUARTER 17TH CENTURY

A SWISS WALNUT AND BURR WALNUT THREE-TIER CABINET, THIRD QUARTER 17TH CENTURY

Estimate:

4,000 - 6,000 GBP

A SWISS WALNUT AND BURR WALNUT THREE-TIER CABINET, THIRD QUARTER 17TH CENTURY


with a drawer above a pair of panelled doors enclosing shelves, the central section with a slide and two further doors enclosing a fitted interior of drawers around a cupboard, the lower tier with a chest of two long and three short drawers, the sides with steel carrying handles, with a paper label part printed LUCERNE to the reverse

230cm. high, 130cm. wide, 59cm. deep; 7ft. 6½in., 4ft. 3in., 1ft. 11¼in.

Probably Robert Valentine Berkeley (1853-1940) and Rose Berkeley (1861-1922), possibly acquired by them in Lucerne, Switzerland

‘Spetchley Park -I. Worcestershire, The Seat of Mr. R. V. Berkeley', Country Life, 8 July 1916, p. 47, illustrated in the Entrance Hall and described;

Inventory, 1949, 'A Carved Swiss cabinet in walnut, 3’7' in the Front Hall