A Pair of Honey-Coloured Oak Library Ladders

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  • £1,500.00 For the pair
  • €1,725 Euro
  • $1,903 US Dollar

United Kingdom

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A Pair of Honey-Coloured Oak Library Ladders

WALPOLES
Two, or a pair, of library ladders, very nicely made from solid honey-coloured oak gently tapering towards their tops. They are unrestored, showing many signs of their age and usage but sound and stable. There have been repairs and a few replacements over the years, carried out by competant cabinet makers. The replacements are obvious as they were not polished and thereby sealed; they are now blackened with age. Late Victorian circa 1900. £825 each: £1500 the pair. Width at the top 14.25 inches. Width at the base 17.25 inches Height 49.75 inches Front to back at floor level 49.5 inches

Period: 

First quarter 20th Century

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WALPOLES

111 Portobello Road,
London
W11 2DY
United Kingdom

WWW.WALPOLEANTIQUES.COM

Walpoles is an antiques business that has been established for more than 35 years with an extensive stock which can be divided into three broad themes: "The Army" encompassing colonial furniture and works of art, folk art of the British soldier as well as campaign furniture, pictures and objects of a military theme; "The Navy" covering fine and folk art associated with the British Royal and Merchant Navy fleets as well as fine art and objects that fall under a title of "The China Trade"; and finally there is an established core of furniture, pictures and works of art typical of "The English Country House".

Founded by Graham Walpole, the business first set up in Church Street, in London’s Marylebone, and by the end of the 1980s had moved to Westbourne Grove, from where they dealt until the turn of the last century. In 2004 Walpoles relocated to their home town of Greenwich and joined the British Antiques Dealers Association but now work from 111 Portobello Road. Please be aware that this shop is too small to show all of the stock on the website and that you should make an enquiry before your journey to ensure that the item in question is there for you to see. We are open every day, with the exception of Sundays, between the hours of 10 a.m. & 4 p.m., (Saturday 7.00 a.m. - 5 p.m.)

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