This is a stunning exhibition quality antique Regency mahogany two-door chiffonier cabinet, circa 1830, in excellent original condition.
• Item: Chiffonier / Cabinet
• Circa: 1830
• Period: Regency
• Provenance: England, UK
• Wood: Flame Mahogany
• Foliate scrolling relief carved pediment
• Finely turned shelf supports
• Single hand dovetailed drawer
• Exquisite foliate pilaster columns
• Two dome shaped inset door panels
• Original working drawer and door locks & keys
• Internal shelf in base
• Original pine backboards
• Protruding block plinth
• Original melon carved bun feet
• Original polish & patination
• Excellent condition
• Solid in joint
• Free delivery to England, Wales & southern Scotland*
• Free 14-day UK returns policy
This is a stunning exhibition quality antique Regency mahogany two-door chiffonier cabinet, circa 1830, in excellent original condition. Supporting a raised back with two shelves and pediment, decorated with a foliate scroll relief carved pediment, it is reinforced by two finely ring-turned column supports and finials. Below, there is a decorative cross-banded mahogany drawer, constructed with hand dovetailed oak drawer linings, which retains its original brass working lever lock and key and mahogany turned knobs. The drawer interior boasts the original blue Regency rice paper lining, which is very nice to see it has survived intact until today. The chiffonier would have most likely been used in a dining room to store the families’ best crockery and cutlery. Below the drawer sit two lovely mahogany doors, both featuring inset moulded panels, flanked by block columns. The right-hand door retains its original working lock, with a key. Inside, there is a central shelf. The left door retains its original internal brass locking latches. The chiffonier stands on a lovely protruding breakfront-moulded plinth, with the back of the chiffonier retaining its original pine backboards, terminated on the original elegant turned bun feet.
It goes without saying that this chiffonier boasts an absolutely stunning standard of design and construction; it is an example of the best quality Regency cabinets available today. It is becoming extremely rare to find such quality of materials and craftsmanship in antique furniture as this piece. This chiffonier would have been commissioned for a wealthy individual or family.
The chiffonier boasts a rich mahogany colour. As its boasts the original polish, it has a fantastic colour and patination; this can only be achieved through age and years of care and cleaning it has received.
The chiffonier would look superb in any hallway or dining room. This item would certainly grace any home and are a great investment as they are an extremely functional. So don’t miss out your chance to own a lovely piece of furniture.
Height = 157.4cm or 62” or 5ft 10”
Width = 98.7cm or 38⅞” or 3ft 2⅞”
Depth = 48cm or 18⅞” or 1ft 6⅞”
Top Shelf Width = 96cm or 37¾” or 3ft 1¾”
Top Shelf Depth = 13.2cm or 5¼”
Bottom Shelf Height = 19cm or 7½”
Bottom Shelf Width = 95.8cm or 37¾” or 3ft 1¾”
Bottom Shelf Depth = 13.3cm or 5¼”
Height Under Bottom Shelf = 27.4cm or 10¾”
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About the Seller:
This item is being sold by Yola Gray Antiques who is an accredited member of LAPADA (the UK’s largest Trade Association of Professional Art and Antique Dealers) and CINOA. CINOA is the world association of Art & Antique dealer associations. All LAPADA & CINOA members abide by their strict code of practice by adhering to reputable standards of quality, expertise and integrity.
Yola Gray has dealt in fine art and antique furniture for over 40 years. Yola Gray has a special interest in Colonial furniture, specifically Colonial Four Poster Beds. Yola Gray also provides a variety of fine English Antique Furniture, Art and Fabrics to clients in the UK, Europe and further afield.
Please visit the Yola Gray website at www.yolagray.com for further items and information.