A Superb 18th Century Walnut Press Cupboard Consigned to Fine Furniture sale

A Superb 18th Century Walnut Press Cupboard Consigned to Fine Furniture sale

A Superb 18th Century Walnut Press Cupboard Consigned to Fine Furniture sale

Fine Furniture, Ceramics and Works of Art | Wednesday 11 September | Browse the catalogue

Inline Image - Lot 20: A substantial North German or Dutch figured walnut cupboard or 'Hallenschrank', or press cupboard
Lot 20: A substantial North German or Dutch figured walnut cupboard or 'Hallenschrank', or press cupboard

Doric and Floral in style, this substantial North German/Dutch figured walnut Hallenschrank or press cupboard made in the first half 18th century and featuring a moulded cornice above the central tablet would make a striking feature in any hallway or landing.

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Provenance

From Waystrode Manor, Kent, our furniture experts expect this piece to achieve between £5,000 to £7,000 at Dreweatts upcoming auction of Fine Furniture, Ceramics and Works of Art at Donnington Priory, Newbury on 11 September.

The finer details

The cupboard features an arch panelled door with a carved terminal incorporating flowers, opening to a shelved interior. The doors are also flanked by a floral decorated pilaster on each side, and surmounted by a Doric style capital centred by a bat mask.

The piece stands on turned legs and heavy turned feet. The cupboard measures 210cm high, 205cm wide and 82cm deep.

AUCTION DATE & LOCATION
Wednesday 11 September 2019 | 10.30am
Donnington Priory, Newbury, Berkshire, RG14 2JE

VIEWING:
Sunday 8 September: 10am-2pm
Monday 9 September: 9am-5.30pm
Tuesday 10 September: 9am-4.30pm
Day of sale: from 8.30am

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