Rare 19th Century Regency Period Bird's Eye Maple Book Carrier
Rare 19th Century Regency Period Bird's Eye Maple Book Carrier

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

Rare 19th Century Regency Period Bird's Eye Maple Book Carrier

c. 1820 England

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The book carrier is fitted with side carrying handles with a rectangular top surmounted by a balustraded gallery and solid turned spindles and scrolled supports above a fitted frieze drawer with mahogany linings and the original turned handle.
An identical book carrier sold in Christies:
The Cowdray Sale: Works of Art from Cowdray Park and Dunecht House, At Cowdray Park, West Sussex, Sale September 2011,
Lot. 846
Dimensions
Height 25.50 cm (10.04 inches)
Width 41.50 cm (16.34 inches)
Depth 30.50 cm (12.01 inches)
Stock Code
F981
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