A Geoorge III style carved mahogany breakfront Library secretaire bookcase
late 19th/early 20th century
the lower section with a writing drawer revealing a blind Chinese fretwork fitted interior, the pair of panelled cupboard doors carved with leafy cartouches and enclosing a shelf, flanked by two banks of four drawers
288cm. high, 293cm. wide, 79cm. deep; 9 ft. 3½in., 9 ft. 5½in., 2 ft. 7in.
Previously sold Sotheby`s London, Fine English Furniture, Oriental Rugs, 15th September 2000, lot 72, £27,000.