Object Title

Walnut cabinet - Vargueno cabinet

Walnut cabinet - Vargueno cabinet

Date

1631-1670

Object Number

XVIII.348

Provenance

Presented via Soc. of Antiquaries. 3 April 1976

Physical Description

The frame is dove-tailed together and three rows of drawers, the bottom row of drawers is flanked by two cupboards, the doors of which have applied masks, in the Romayne style. The drawers all have applied olive wood floral mouldings on red velvet. The front drop-down writing flap is now detached but has its original hinges and lock plate - the hasp, fitted to the main carcase is now missing. The H-shape base, with four columns is of the right design but is not original, being too large.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Height: 20 in. (51 cm.), Width: 39 in. (97.5 cm.), Depth: 15 in. (38 cm.), Height plus stand: 48.75 in. (123 cm.)

Associations

Places Spain

Notes

Good Condition