press, linen

furniture maker: unknown

1780
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Description
press, linen, break arch pediment above a paterae frieze, below two panelled doors, enclosing shelves, the corner section with three long drawers on bracket feet. Linen press veneered with mahogany; upper section fitted with five pairs of runners for shallow trays (modern), the lower section with three graduated drawers (the top drawer is a duy and with the second provides one deep drawer). Brass bail handles, bracket feet, open pediment with central acrotere above a dental frieze and a band of paterae and reeded decoration.
Maker and role
furniture maker: unknown
Production place
England
Production date
1780
Media description
Mahogany, brass
Measurements
2560 x 1300 x 640 mm
Measurement details
height: 2560mm
width: 1300mm
depth: 640mm
Credit line
Foundation Collection, 1989
Project credit line
This digital record has been made available on TJC Collection Online through a significant donation from the OPENING DOORS fund, the generous support of The Friends of The Johnston Collection, and Digitisation Champion Christine Bell
Accession number
A0028
Maker