An Impressive Late Victorian Eight Piece Painted Bedroom Suite
Bed 4ft 6" w, 61" high, 80"long, Pot cupboard 16" w, 30" h, 16" d, D/Table 60" w, 68" h, 27" d, wardrobe 77"w, 87" h, 26"d, washstand 62" w, 64" h, 27" d, desk, 42" w, 22" d, 34" h, Towel Rail 22"w, 11"d, 36" h, chair 34" h, 17" w, 17" d
An impressive late Victorian eight piece painted bedroom suite retailed by Cockayne & Sons of Sheffield. This bedroom suite of unusual design consists of a corner wardrobe with a central mirrored door flanked by twin panelled doors each with a beautiful hand painted scene of classical English maidens collecting flowers and harvesting, an eight leg corner dressing table also with hand painted decorated scenes, an eight leg corner washstand with a rouge marble top and central mirror, a double bed with hand painted scenes, a ladies two drawer writing table supported on ring turned legs terminating in brass Castor's, a towel rail, a bedside chair and a bedside cabinet. The quality of this suite is second to none, as every piece is constructed using solid mahogany, even the backboards and drawer linings, the suite has high quality locks and gilded brass handles throughout circa 1900
Condition: This bedroom suite is in overall excellent condition, there is minor damage to one end of the cornice on the wardrobe, scuffs and marks consistent with age and use.