Picture This LXXXVI Redux

The chest of drawers featured in Picture This LXXXVI sold with a hammer price of £62,500 (AU$126,644; US$91,125).

Geo_II_walnut_serpentine_COD_c1750-60_01aLot 65; a George II walnut serpentine chest, circa 1750-60, estimate £30,000 – £50,000 (AU$60,789 – AU$101,315). (Christie’s)

Jack Plane

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About Jack Plane

Formerly from the UK, Jack is a retired antiques dealer and self-taught woodworker, now living in Australia.
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4 Responses to Picture This LXXXVI Redux

  1. Eric R says:

    Magnificient piece.
    Even better selling price !
    Thanks Jack.

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  2. Brian Lowery says:

    The economy might be a bad for a lot of people, but the rich still have the money, and some of those well to do people have the good sense to know what to do with it.

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  3. paul6000000 says:

    I wonder if this blog attracted some attention to the sale, creating something of a “Schwarz effect” in the antiques trade.

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    • Jack Plane says:

      I had to Google ‘Schwarz effect’. I very much doubt if discerning purchasers of exceptional English furniture are as capricious as the followers of a barbate on-line woodworker.

      JP

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