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Regency Goncalo-Alvez side cabinet

£3,800.00 Approx $5226.96, €4449.65, £3800

Code: R0168


H: 46.5" (118.1 cm)W: 28" (71.1 cm)D: 20" (50.8 cm)

A good late Regency Goncalo-Alvez side cabinet of narrow proportions, in the manner of Gillows.  The well figured rectangular top with a concave front and a pierced brass gallery; the three graduating drawers below with mahogany drawer linings and original small turned knob handles; above a pair of cupboard doors with cross banded frames and well figured panels, enclosing a central shelf.  All flanked by a pair of tapering columns with acanthus carved capitals.  Raised on a concave fronted plinth base.  Good rich colour and patina.

This exotic timber GonÁalo-Alvez is sometimes referred to as zebra wood/tiger wood or Jobillo and was used by Gillows from 1823 until mid 1860's.

English circa 1830
Excellent condition
Dimensions (ins)  28 wide x 20 deep x 46.5 high