Elizabethan Carved Oak Boarded Chest Circa 1570-1600 for sale

Lippy

Lippy

2015-07-06 15:59:30

A rare and unusual Elizabeth I large carved oak boarded chest, circa 1570-1600, is being sold in Bonhams wonderful oak interior auction on the 22nd. The decoration to the front of this chest is a rare combination of Gothic inspired tracery mixed with mannerist S-scrolls, roundels and acanthus leaves, which were to become prevalent motifs throughout the 16th century.
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