A fine Cuban mahogany and macassar ebony bookcase, with cupboards below, by Peter Waals, 1934, the rectangular top and shaped sides with exposed dovetail and mortise joints and with four compartments over two cupboards each with double doors with central recessed square chamfered panels, and dished 'D' shaped macassar ebony handles, the whole contained within a moulded macassar ebony frame on shaped corner projecting macassar ebony feet, united by a conforming moulded stretcher, 141cm x 30cm x 104cm.
Photographed in situ at Lyndwood, (see lots 518 and 519). Mentioned in the Schedule of Handmade Furniture at Biniemyre, Galashiels, in the morning room, item no. 34, purchase price £47 17s 6d.
£6,000 - 8,000