Live Virtual Auction, 11 - 13 April 2021

A pair of Cape stinkwood and yellowwood wall cupboards, Oudtshoorn district, 19th century
Lot 375

Lot Estimate
R 150 000 - 200 000
Current Bid
Starting at R 130 000
Location
Cape Town Office
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A pair of Cape stinkwood and yellowwood wall cupboards, Oudtshoorn district, 19th century


each broken swan-neck pediment above a pair of cottage-pane glazed doors enclosing two shelves, above a pair of panelled doors enclosing a shelf, flanked by gadrooned pilasters, restorations, 218cm high, 122cm wide, 37cm deep

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Literature

cf. Baraitser, M. & Obholzer, A.M.  (1971) Cape Country Furniture, AA Balkema, Cape Town, where a similar example is illustrated on p. 308, image 1067.

cf. Baraitser, M., Malherbe, & Obholzer, A.M. (1985) The Cape House and its Interior, Stellenbosch Museum, Stellenbosch, where a similar example is illustrated on pgs. 354 and 355.


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