Live Virtual Auction, 10 - 11 May 2020

Important announcement regarding the terms and conditions of this auction.

This auction is being conducted during a National State of Disaster in South Africa and in accordance with the various Regulations passed by the Government in South Africa in response. Presently, South Africa’s National State of Disaster is at Level 4, which limits certain commercial activity. Read More →

 Terms and Conditions for Online Auctions (517.08 KB)

 Privacy Policy for Online Auctions (198.46 KB)

Sold for

R 96 730
Lot 365
A Cape stinkwood rusbank, 18th century
  • A Cape stinkwood rusbank, 18th century
  • A Cape stinkwood rusbank, 18th century
  • A Cape stinkwood rusbank, 18th century
  • A Cape stinkwood rusbank, 18th century
  • A Cape stinkwood rusbank, 18th century

Lot Estimate
R 80 000 - 100 000
Selling Price
Incl. Buyer's Premium and VAT
R 96 730

About this Item

A Cape stinkwood rusbank, 18th century


the wave-shaped top- and mid-rails united by pierced conforming splats, chamfered back supports with stylised heart-shaped finials, riempie seat, downcurved arms with scroll terminals, on chamfered front and back legs joined by box-stretchers, 245cm long

 

Provenance

The Olivier family, The Towers, Oudtshoorn

Literature

cf. Michael Baraitser and Anton Obholzer (2004) Cape Antique Furniture, Struik Publishers, illustrated on page 130, fig. 631.

Other lots that might interest you
A pair of Cape Van der Stel stinkwood side chairs, 19th century
A pair of Cape Van der Stel stinkwood side chairs, 19th century
R 30 000 - 40 000
A Cape stinkwood kist, 18th century
A Cape stinkwood kist, 18th century
R 80 000 - 100 000
A Cape stinkwood transitional Tulbagh rusbank, early 19th century
A Cape stinkwood transitional Tulbagh rusbank, early 19th century
R 30 000 - 40 000
A Cape Louis XV style stinkwood side chair, 19th century
A Cape Louis XV style stinkwood side chair, 19th century
R 7 000 - 9 000
A Cape Regency stinkwood armchair, 19th century
A Cape Regency stinkwood armchair, 19th century
R 8 000 - 10 000
A French Louis XV style rosewood-veneered commode, late 18th/early 19th century
A French Louis XV style rosewood-veneered commode, late 18th/early 19th century
R 20 000 - 25 000