Liberty & Co Antique Arts Crafts Oak Lochleven Dresser C. 1890

SKU0020027

Features

A Liberty & Co. antique Arts & Crafts oak Lochleven dresser c. 1890 with a rich deep mid oak colour. Features a shelf back with a leaded glazed cabinet with turned side supports, the base with hammered iron handles and hinges, all on block supports. Comes into two parts for transportation

Comment

A very stylish item beautifully made from top quality quarter sawn oak and in excellent condition with good deep colour

Size

Approximate dimensions:
  • height 189 cm (6 feet 2 and a half inches)
  • width 183 cm (6 feet)
  • depth 56 cm (1 foot 10 inches)
If you need a very exact dimension, or one we haven't included, feel free to contact us and we will measure it for you

Identification

Numerous Liberty design features and quality of manufacture. A smaller version of the same design is pictured in Bennett page 117, and a design sketch on page 107. A Liberty dresser of this design was sold at Toovey's Auctioneers 'Sale of Arts & Crafts Furniture & Works of Art & British Studio Pottery' 09 Sep 2016, Lot 3030

About Liberty & Co

Liberty & Co: A Prestigious Company in the Design and Marketing of Arts and Crafts Furniture. Renowned for its imaginative design, high quality craftsmanship and famous London based retail location, it has produced some of the most desirable furniture of modern times

About Arts & Crafts Other Furniture

The Arts and Crafts Movement produced some of the most remarkable furniture of the twentieth century. Many of its principal designers were architects motivated by principles of functional and beautiful design, high class workmanship, and quality of materials. The results varied from the austerity of Voysey and the simple lines perspectives of the Cotswold School, to the exuberant flair of Liberty and Co. and Ambrose Heal

Condition

Excellent condition is good with only a few minor scuffs and marks. The right door on the base is slightly darker than the other door shelf to the glazed top cabinet lacking. If you wish to have further specific photographs or talk to us for a more detailed condition report then please do not hesitate to contact us


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