Queen Anne figured walnut compact chest

Delightful colour, patina and originality throughout

Stock Code: 2603

Description: A fine Queen Anne figured walnut compact chest, of excellent colour and patina. The top of rectangular form quarter veneered with applied cross-grained moulded edge, cross and feather banded. The chest with four long graduated, oak lined, cock-beaded drawers fitted with gilt brass plate handles. Beneath the bottom drawer a further cross-grain moulding around the perimeter, the chest being supported on shaped bracket feet.

Further Information: Small walnut chests such as this, are highly sought after. This chest has a particularly good patina and ‘skin’ which is commensurate with a well used yet cared for life.

Condition: Excellent. Minor old repairs and possible restorations, waxing. Locks, handles & feet apparently original.

Country of Origin: England

Origin/Age: English, Queen Anne, circa 1710

Provenance: Private collection USA, formerly with the Willis Collection, bought from Mallett in 1966.

Dimensions: Height 30.25 inches (76.84cm) Width 30.00 inches (76.20cm) Depth 17.25 inches (43.82cm)

Price: £17,900

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