A FINE GEORGE III SIDEBOARD BY GILLOWS LANCASTER CIRCA 1790

 
 
  • Origin : England
  • Circa Date: 1790
  • Stock No: W1078
  • Height: 36 inch (91.50cm)
  • Width: 66 inch (168.00cm)
  • Depth : 26 inch (66.00cm)
  • price guide : SOLD
 
 
 
 
 

In figured mahogany inlaid with satinwood, boxwood and rosewood. The bow ends each containing drawers including a cellarette and with a long central drawer above the central arch inlaid with fans. Standing on square tapered legs with spade feet and still retaining its original brass handles. Superb quality and colour. Stamped Gillows, Lancaster on the central drawer. Circa 1790

Taken as a variant from the Gillow design book (inset) ;Susan E. Stuart, “Gillows of Lancaster and London”, plate 360 page 318

 

Provenance :Lady Birley, Charleston Manor Alfriston, Sussex.