Secretaire by R Bradley

This classic piece of English furniture, beautifully finished and in fine condition, is of considerable local interest as it is by a cabinet maker recorded as working in North Cheshire at an unusually early date.

Details

Medium:
Mahogany inlaid with ivory
Dimensions:
239 x 126 cm
Art Fund grant:
£500 ( Total: £3,000)
Acquired in:
1979
Vendor:
David Gibbins

Stylistically the secretaire belongs to the 1790s, but it may be slightly later, from the period 1800-1805. It is stamped twice with the maker's mark 'R.Bradley, Warrington'.

Venue details

Warrington Museum & Art Gallery Cultural Quarter, Museum Street, WARRINGTON Cheshire WA1 1JB 01925 442399 www.warringtonmuseum.co.uk

Entry details

Free to all

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Sat, 10am – 4pm

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