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 £5,000-7,000 (+fees) 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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11th September 2019, 10:30
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