Breakfront Bookcase
Breakfront Bookcase
Breakfront Bookcase
Breakfront Bookcase
Breakfront Bookcase

Attributed to GILLOWS OF LANCASTER & LONDON (worked from 1730-1903)

Breakfront Bookcase

1800 England

Offered by Moxhams Antiques

£44,000 gbp
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A fine George III breakfront bookcase of compact proportions, attributed to Gillows of Lancaster: in rosewood with boxwood stringing and satinwood banding; attractive turned and tapering column supports. Attributed to Gillows of Lancaster.

The attribution to Gillows is based on stylistic similarities to a rosewood commode supplies by Gillows to Luke Dillon 2nd Lord Clonbrock, Clonbrock, County Galway. See Frances Collard, Regency furniture, page 83 for a photograph of the aforementioned commode.
Frances Collard, Regency Furniture
Height 89.75 inch (227.96 cm)
Width 62.00 inch (157.48 cm)
Depth 20.00 inch (50.80 cm)
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