Description

    A Spanish Tortoiseshell, Ivory, Rosewood and Brass Cabinet on Stand

    Unknown maker, Spanish
    Circa 1850-1880
    Tortoiseshell, ivory, rosewood, brass
    Marks: none
    95 inches high x 61.25 inches wide x 21.625 inches deep

    The breakfront form cabinet with four drawers on each side flanking a central architectural form opening with mirrored interior, the fronts of the drawers decorated with scenes from The Adventures of Don Quixote in ivory on tortoiseshell, raised on ball feet with bronze claws; a pierced arcade above with central crested panel of Cervantes at the center; sitting on a twist column base with frieze drawers continuing the scenes from Don Quixote.




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    minor losses and damage

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2007
    1st-2nd Thursday-Friday
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