A fine, elegant, English Victorian burl walnut inlaid & ormolu long bookcase, circa 1870. The bookcase is made of the finest figured & burled walnut, the bookcase of reverse breakfront form and inlaid with bellflower and satinwood stringing. To the center is a pair of adjustable shelves flanked with a pair of doors, each containing a pair of shelves. The top of the cabinet having a band of ormolu 'egg & dart' molding with four finely cast ormolu floral brackets below, the base having four corresponding brackets. This elegant antique bookcase having an abundance of storage for the most avid bibliophile!
84" wide X 40.5" tall X 15.5" deep
213.5 cm X 103 cm X 39.5 cm
[SOLD. Please inquire, as we may have similar pieces in stock.]