Antique Georgian linen press

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Antique Georgian linen press
  • Antique Georgian linen press
  • Antique Georgian linen press

Georgian Hepplewhite satin birch linen press.

Date: 2018-12-13 05:21:24

Circa: 1780

Period: Hepplewhite Furniture

Height: 74.5" (189.25cm)

Width: 49.75" (126.5cm)

Depth: 23" (58.5cm)

A fine Hepplewhite period mahogany and satinbirch veneered linen press; the linen press's dentil moulded and fluted cornice above a pair of panelled doors veneered in satinbirch and crossbanded in rosewood which open to reveal trays; below are four short graduated drawers which are veneered in satinbirch and crossbanded in rosewood and retain their original swan neck handles. The linen press is raised on its original bracket feet which are unusually crossbanded in rosewood.

Provenance

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For more information about the Hepplewhite please read our article about the mysterious George Hepplewhite.

Material: mahogany, satinwood

Category: Linen Presses and Wardrobes

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