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Sold for

ZAR 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

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

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