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About the object

A Sheraton period satinwood secretaire cabinet banded overall in rosewood and inlaid with boxwood and ebony lines, the top with a pair of Gothic glazed doors, the lower section with a fitted secretaire drawer above a recessed arched drawer on square tapering legs. In the manner of GEORGE SIMSON OF LONDON (worked 1787-1840)

Literature

An almost identical cabinet sold Christies, lot 134, Important English Furniture, November 1993, King Street, London.

Dimensions

Height 168 cm Width 78 cm Depth 47 cm