277.5 x 100 x 42 cm
Place of origin
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Sizergh Castle, Cumbria
A library bookcase, one of a pair of mahogany library bookcases, English, circa 1840. Each having a moulded cornice set down from the very top edge, above a pair of glazed doors enclosing shelves, the projecting lower section of two paneled cupboard doors with applied half-round beading between plain pilasters, and raised on a plinth base. Some of the veneers are plum pudding mahogany.
Given by Henry Hornyold Strickland (1890 – 1975) with Sizergh Castle and its estates in 1950.