Side cabinet by James Newton

This side cabinet which is in excellent condition, is unusual in that it is one of Newton's very few signed pieces, his label having been discovered inside a drawer.

Details

Medium:
Parcel gilt,rosewood, marble,glass,gilt metal,silk
Dimensions:
145 x 263 x 44 cm
Art Fund grant:
£20,000 ( Total: £65,000)
Acquired in:
1994
Vendor:
Partridge Fine Arts

Provenance

Belton House until 1984; London trade thereafter; Sotheby's, 1992; with Partridge Fine Arts plc.

Venue details

Soho House Soho Avenue (off Soho Road), Handsworth, BIRMINGHAM West Midlands B18 5LB 0121 348 8000 www.birminghammuseums.org.uk/soho

Entry details

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