• Item: Chest of Drawers / Tallboy
• Circa: 1950
• Style: Queen Anne
• Provenance: England, UK
• Wood: Mahogany & burr walnut
• 5 working drawers
• Moulded top
• Chest veneered in burr walnut
• Hand dovetailed mahogany lined drawers
• Quarter beaded drawer interiors (sign of quality)
• Cock beaded & cross banded drawer fronts
• Original brass handles & escutcheons
• Original cabriole legs with shell carving
• Stunning colour & patination
• Working locks & key
• Single piece chest
• Ideal for clothes storage
• Small proportions
• Free delivery to England, Wales & southern Scotland*
• Free 14 days UK returns policy
This is a good quality English vintage Queen Anne style burr walnut and mahogany chest of drawers, circa 1950, in excellent original condition. The chest boasts stunning veneers to the tops and drawer fronts, with solid walnut sides to the other, with a lovely grain configuration and colour. The chest comprises moulded walnut cross-banded tops above a bank of five drawers in two-over-three configuration. The drawers feature the original brass swan neck handles and shaped brass escutcheons as well as retaining its original working locks and a working key per chest. Furthermore, the drawers are mahogany lined, quarter beaded, hand dovetailed and boast mahogany-crossbanded cock beaded drawer fronts. The base of the chest displays a lovely shaped apron. The whole piece is also designed with smaller proportions, so it is likely to fit in more rooms. The chest also features its original backboards and stand on its original shell carved cabriole legs. It’s ideal for the bedroom or landing for storing clothes.
The chest boasts rich brown walnut colours. It has a fantastic colour and patination; this can only be achieved through age and years of care and cleaning it has received.
The chest would look superb in a variety of rooms from bedroom to the landing; it is very useful as there are so many drawers for storage. It would certainly grace any home. So, don’t miss out on your chance to own a lovely piece of furniture.
This vintage chest of drawers is in excellent condition. The chest has been traditionally French polished by hand in our workshop, to a professional standard. The chest therefore boasts a fantastic colour to the burr walnut. Nominal old use marks to the leading edges and inside of drawers but nothing significant considering the age of the item. All drawers feature the original brass swan neck handles, escutcheons and close flush to the frame. The chest retains its original working brass lever locks with key. The chest also stands on its original cabriole legs and retain their original backboards. It is solid in joint, do not wobble and are ready to be used.
Height = 102cm or 40⅛” or 3ft 4⅛”
Width = 74.2cm or 29¼” or 2ft 5¼”
Depth = 50.4cm or 19⅞” or 1ft 7⅞”
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