A RARE GEORGE III SATINWOOD AND PAINTED CABINET

 
 
  • Origin : England
  • Circa Date: 1790
  • Stock No: WC1028
  • Height: 141.00cm 55.51 inches
  • Width: 74.00cm 29.13 inches
  • Depth : 48.00cm 18.90 inches
 
 
 
 
 

An extremely rare George III satinwood and inlaid cabinet on its original stand with square tapered legs; the front and sides with inset oval marine scenes painted in the manner of Dominic Serres, RA (d.1793). The gold tablets on which the oval marine scenes on this cabinet appear are surrounded by borders painted en grisaille and giltwood pearl mouldings. The front of the cabinet opens to reveal a nest of drawers with original gilt metal knob handles and a leather lined writing surface. Retaining its original mottled grey marble top.